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              100 Facts You Should Know: Set 2

              100 Facts You Should Know: Set 2 (Hardback)

              By Matthews, Rupert

              Some historical topics excite the imagination. Medieval knights, ancient mummies, and fierce pirates are just some of the chosen themes of this continuation of our captivating, popular series. Each engaging book presents 100 of the most interesting facts about a high-interest sub...ject. Accessible text, appealing images, and helpful diagrams and charts make each volume a comprehensive, yet entertaining, guide to some of history's most intriguing people, places, and time periods.
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              ISBN 9781482424454
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2015
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              100 Facts You Should Know: Set 2

              100 Facts You Should Know: Set 2 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Langley, Andrew

              Some historical topics excite the imagination. Medieval knights, ancient mummies, and fierce pirates are just some of the chosen themes of this continuation of our captivating, popular series. Each engaging book presents 100 of the most interesting facts about a high-interest sub...ject. Accessible text, appealing images, and helpful diagrams and charts make each volume a comprehensive, yet entertaining, guide to some of history's most intriguing people, places, and time periods.
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              ISBN 9781482424461
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2015
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Weapons and Armor (6pack)

              Weapons and Armor (6pack) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Matthews, Rupert

              Weapons and armor have been used to hunt and wage war since the first humans walked the planet. The earliest spears date back 400,000 years! As civilizations and technologies advanced, so did weapons and armor. Through this unique lens, readers delve into some exciting periods of... history in many different cultures. Egyptian shields, Greek helmets, Roman gladiatorial garb, and more are examined in this wide-ranging book. In addition, Chinese armor, African clubs, Middle Eastern weaponry, and Samurai swords are discussed as well as modern arms. The high-interest text and colorful images are a perfect complement to any social studies and history collection.
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              ISBN 9781482421958
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2015
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Knights and Castles (6pack)

              Knights and Castles (6pack) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Walker, Jane

              For those who've always wanted to live in a castle or become a knight, this engaging text presents 100 fun facts about these high-interest topics. Readers will find out what it was like to live in the Middle Ages, what it took to become a knight, and what happened on the battlefi...eld. They'll love learning about the famous knights of fact and fiction as well as discovering the ins and outs of medieval castles, some of which are still standing today. Fun quizzes and colorful illustrations enhance the well-researched text and will inspire readers to find out more about this beguiling time period.
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              ISBN 9781482421736
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2015
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Pirates (6pack)

              Pirates (6pack) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Langley, Andrew

              Many of us gathered our knowledge of pirates from books and movies. But real-life pirates were even more savage and dangerous. Through 100 facts, readers can sneak aboard various pirate ships, from ancient Greece to modern day. They'll discover pirate hideouts and how they hid th...eir treasures. They'll learn about famous pirates, such as Black Bart, Edward Teach, Mary Read, Grace O'Malley, and others. Picture puzzles, I Don't Believe It! fact boxes, and instructive and amusing illustrations present an engrossing view of life on a pirate ship as well as a unique glimpse into several time periods of history.
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              ISBN 9781482421835
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2015
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Archaeology
               

              Archaeology (Library Binding)

              By Farndon, John, (br; Other Cochrane, Ethan

              Without archaeology, ancient cultures would remain a mystery to us. Ancient weapons, treasures, and even human remains await young archaeologists who crack the pages of this truly captivating book. One hundred facts offer an understanding of the study of archaeology as well as so...me of the amazing discoveries that archaeologists have unearthed. Activities and quizzes keep the reader engaged, while historical photographs and detailed illustrations enhance each fascinating fact. This volume is a perfect introduction to archaeology and a valuable support to the social studies curriculum.
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              ISBN 9781482451320
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              100 Facts You Should Know: Set 3
               

              100 Facts You Should Know: Set 3 (Library Binding)

              By De la Bedoyere, Camilla

              When animal lovers become interested in certain creatures, they want to know everything they can about them. This fun series, a zoological continuation of our wildly popular collection, is a perfect place for readers to immerse themselves in a wealth of knowledge about their favo...rite animals, including horses and ponies, whales and dolphins, dinosaurs, and others. They'll love learning and then sharing surprising information with friends and family. Numbered facts make the entertaining text easy to follow, while colorful illustrations and action photographs add even further appeal.
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              ISBN 9781482425642
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2015
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Bears
               

              Bears (Library Binding)

              By De la Bedoyere, Camilla; De La Baedoyaere, Camilla

              There are many reasons why bears are among the most popular exhibits in zoos. These powerful mammals can seem simultaneously adorable and dangerous. This fact-filled volume offers much more knowledge than a bear lover could find in a zoo. Besides valuable scientific information a...bout the eight species of bears remaining in the world, their habitats, life cycles, diet, and more, readers will also find out about species that are now extinct such as Arctodus, a towering bear that measured over 10 feet (3 m) in height! Colorful photographs, illustrations, and diagrams supplement this impressive collection of bear facts.
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              ISBN 9781482431926
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2015
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              World Wonders

              World Wonders (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hibbert, Adam

              For landmarks and landforms to be considered world wonders, they must be truly astonishing in some way. The remarkable places featured in this spectacular volume will astound and amaze readers as they learn about them through fun fact boxes and carefully chosen photographs and il...lustrations. The 100 featured facts take readers on a time-traveling tour around the globe to ancient India, the Roman empire, modern-day Australia, Niagara Falls, and many, many more locations and eras. Activities and quizzes help readers to further reflect on each wondrous fact.
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              ISBN 9781482451436
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2016
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age Children
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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              Space
               

              Space (Library Binding)

              By Becklake, Sue

              Space holds a myriad of mysteries, but organizations such as NASA and the ESA have discovered numerous captivating facts about the universe, many of which are presented in this text. Besides information about our solar system, stars, and black holes, readers will be interested to... know that a comet's tail is always pointing away from the sun and astounded to learn that probes are speeding though space with information that could lead alien life to Earth. These and 98 other facts as well as diagrams, quizzes, and photographs will delight future astronauts and astronomers.
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              ISBN 9781482414677
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
              Interest Age 5-12 years
              Series 100 Facts You Should Know
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