The New York Public Library Amazing Explorers

The New York Public Library Amazing Explorers Author : Brendan January
Release : 2001-06-26
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN : 9780471392910
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Describes the accomplishments and discoveries of such explorers as Marco Polo, Jacques Cousteau, Amelia Earhart, and Sally Ride, who explored new lands, ocean bottoms, and the moon.

The New York Public Library Amazing Scientists

The New York Public Library Amazing Scientists Author : The New York Public Library
Release : 2002-05-03
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN : 9780471236573
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The New York Public Library AMAZING scientists Discover the moons of Jupiter with Galileo. Uncover the science of radiation with Madame Curie. Travel forward in time with Einstein. Find out how scientists learned to cure diseases, how they discovered gravity, and how they determined the structure of the atom. Fact-filled and fun, this book's question-and-answer format lets you explore the discoveries of some of the world's greatest scientists. What is the Hippocratic Oath? See page 11. How did archimedes single-handedly hold off the entire Roman army? See page 13. Which famous physician learned about human anatomy in a gladiator ring? See page 19. What is natural selection? See page 36. What was the worst disease of all time? See page 40. Who discovered over 300 uses for peanuts? See page 48. Which founder of chemistry lost his head in the French Revolution? See page 65. What Nobel Prize-winning physicist escaped the Nazis in 1933? See page 109. Also in The New York Public Library Answer Books series: Amazing Explorers Amazing Native American History Amazing Hispanic American History Incredible Earth Amazing Space Amazing Mythology Amazing Women in American History Amazing African American History

The New York Public Library Amazing U.S. Geography

The New York Public Library Amazing U.S. Geography Author : The New York Public Library
Release : 2002-04-04
Publisher : Wiley
ISBN : 9780471392941
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The New York Public Library AMAZING U.S. Geography Follow a chinook over the Rocky Mountains. Trace the course of theMississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. Discoverwhere gold is mined and fish are farmed in the United States.Explore our fascinating nation from Alabama to Wyoming, and findanswers to all your questions about U.S. geography... Where is the highest waterfall in the United States? See page 33. What is a sand sea? See page 40. Why does California have so many earthquakes? See page 41. Why are people from new England called Yankees? See page 69. How many U.S. presidents were born in Ohio? See page 89. Where did the Santa Fe Trail begin? See page 96. How large is mammoth Cave in Kentucky? See page 108. How hot are the Hot Springs in Arkansas? See page 116. Also in The New York Public Library Answer Books series: Incredible Earth Amazing Space Amazing African American History Amazing Hispanic American History Amazing Women in American History Amazing Mythology Amazing Explorers Amazing Scientists

New York Public Library Amazing Explorers

New York Public Library Amazing Explorers Author : Brendan January
Release : 2001-01-01
Publisher : Turtleback
ISBN : 9780613851107
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Describes the accomplishments and discoveries of such explorers as Marco Polo, Jacques Cousteau, Amelia Earhart, and Sally Ride, who explored new lands, ocean bottoms, and the moon.

The New York Public Library Amazing African American History

The New York Public Library Amazing African American History Author : Diane Patrick
Release : 1998
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
ISBN :
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Presents questions and answers relating to important periods in African American history including the Revolution, Civil War, Reconstruction, Migration, and the Civil Rights Movement.

Pagan Degrees for Children

Pagan Degrees for Children Author : Shanddaramon
Release : 2009-09
Publisher : Ken Langer
ISBN : 055709867X
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This book provides a system of learning Pagan and good living concepts just for children and young adults through three main degrees. Children from the ages of 5 -- 18 can work on obtaining the Neophyte, Apprentice, and Mage Degrees by meeting specific goals designed for children and by completing the requirements for earning Achievement Awards. The Neophyte Degree is subdivided into several Levels to help give young children small and easily obtainable goals. Provided with each Degree and Award is a great deal of information and sources for learning and for exploring.

The New York Public Library Amazing U.S. Geography

The New York Public Library Amazing U.S. Geography Author : The New York Public Library
Release : 2002-07-17
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN : 9780471265191
File Size : 27.70 MB
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The New York Public Library AMAZING U.S. Geography Follow a chinook over the Rocky Mountains. Trace the course of theMississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. Discoverwhere gold is mined and fish are farmed in the United States.Explore our fascinating nation from Alabama to Wyoming, and findanswers to all your questions about U.S. geography... Where is the highest waterfall in the United States? See page 33. What is a sand sea? See page 40. Why does California have so many earthquakes? See page 41. Why are people from new England called Yankees? See page 69. How many U.S. presidents were born in Ohio? See page 89. Where did the Santa Fe Trail begin? See page 96. How large is mammoth Cave in Kentucky? See page 108. How hot are the Hot Springs in Arkansas? See page 116. Also in The New York Public Library Answer Books series: Incredible Earth Amazing Space Amazing African American History Amazing Hispanic American History Amazing Women in American History Amazing Mythology Amazing Explorers Amazing Scientists

The New York Public Library Amazing World Geography

The New York Public Library Amazing World Geography Author : The New York Public Library
Release : 2002-10-16
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN : 9780471431534
File Size : 49.50 MB
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Follow the Ring of Fire from New Zealand to South America. Navigate the Blue Nile and walk the Great Wall of China. Meet the first person to reach the South Pole and witness the "Green Revolution" in India. Explore the people, landscapes, and languages of our fascinating planet and uncover the answers to all your questions about world geography . . . How old is the earth? See page 8. Can volcanoes form underwater? See page 14. What are maquiladoras? See page 50. Why are rain forests so important? See page 63. Where and what are the Pillars of Hercules? See page 77. Is the Red Sea really red? See page 88. What languages are spoken in Africa? See page 112. Do any plants or animals live in Antarctica? See page 133.

The Writer's Handbook 2002

The Writer's Handbook 2002 Author : Elfrieda Abbe
Release : 2001-08
Publisher : Writer
ISBN : 9780871161895
File Size : 57.89 MB
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A guide for professional writers with over 1,000 pages of essential information, how-to advice, and the paying markets for their work.

The Writer's Handbook 2003

The Writer's Handbook 2003 Author : Elfrieda Abbe
Release : 2002
Publisher : Writer
ISBN : 9780871161963
File Size : 82.19 MB
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Tells how to become a writer, discusses techniques for fiction, nonfiction, poetry and plays, and lists agents, editors and publishers

The New York Public Library Amazing Native American History

The New York Public Library Amazing Native American History Author : The New York Public Library
Release : 1999-09-03
Publisher : Wiley
ISBN : 9780471332046
File Size : 33.76 MB
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Discover how a game of lacrosse led to a victory for the Ojibwatribe against the British, find out why the Menominees are calledthe wild rice people, and meet some of the great heroes of NativeAmerica, from Sequoyah and Sitting Bull to Pocahontas. Enjoy theholidays, foods, dances, and stories of these diverse peoples andfind the answers to all your questions about Native Americanhistory.... Why did the Mound Builders build mounds? See page 14. What was the Trail of Tears? See page 59. Why didn't Montezuma attack Cortes' men? See page 27. Who were the Navajo Code Talkers? See page 94. What was the Alcatraz takeover? See page 107. What was the Iroquois confederacy? See page 33. Did all Inuit live in igloos? See page 131. What were the Mayans' greatest scientific achievements? See page21.

Amazing Scientists

Amazing Scientists Author : Jim Callan
Release : 2002-01-01
Publisher :
ISBN : 9780613950930
File Size : 62.90 MB
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The New York Public Library AMAZING scientists Discover the moons of Jupiter with Galileo. Uncover the science of radiation with Madame Curie. Travel forward in time with Einstein. Find out how scientists learned to cure diseases, how they discovered gravity, and how they determined the structure of the atom. Fact-filled and fun, this book' s question-and-answer format lets you explore the discoveries of some of the world' s greatest scientists. What is the Hippocratic Oath?See page 11. How did archimedes single-handedly hold off the entire Roman army?See page 13. Which famous physician learned about human anatomy in a gladiator ring?See page 19. What is natural selection?See page 36. What was the worst disease of all time? See page 40. Who discovered over 300 uses for peanuts?See page 48. Which founder of chemistry lost his head in the French Revolution?See page 65. What Nobel Prize-winning physicist escaped the Nazis in 1933?See page 109. Also in The New York Public Library Answer Books series: Amazing Explorers Amazing Native American History Amazing Hispanic American History Incredible Earth Amazing Space Amazing Mythology Amazing Women in American History Amazing African American History

The Writer's Handbook

The Writer's Handbook Author :
Release : 2002
Publisher :
ISBN :
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The New York Public Library Amazing U.S. Geography

The New York Public Library Amazing U.S. Geography Author : The New York Public Library
Release : 2002-04-04
Publisher : Wiley
ISBN : 9780471392941
File Size : 75.1 MB
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The New York Public Library AMAZING U.S. Geography Follow a chinook over the Rocky Mountains. Trace the course of theMississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. Discoverwhere gold is mined and fish are farmed in the United States.Explore our fascinating nation from Alabama to Wyoming, and findanswers to all your questions about U.S. geography... Where is the highest waterfall in the United States? See page 33. What is a sand sea? See page 40. Why does California have so many earthquakes? See page 41. Why are people from new England called Yankees? See page 69. How many U.S. presidents were born in Ohio? See page 89. Where did the Santa Fe Trail begin? See page 96. How large is mammoth Cave in Kentucky? See page 108. How hot are the Hot Springs in Arkansas? See page 116. Also in The New York Public Library Answer Books series: Incredible Earth Amazing Space Amazing African American History Amazing Hispanic American History Amazing Women in American History Amazing Mythology Amazing Explorers Amazing Scientists

Books in Print, 2004-2005

Books in Print, 2004-2005 Author :
Release : 2004
Publisher :
ISBN : 9780835246491
File Size : 47.79 MB
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The New York Public Library Amazing Hispanic American History

The New York Public Library Amazing Hispanic American History Author : George Ochoa
Release : 1998-08-25
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
ISBN :
File Size : 77.91 MB
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Consists of questions and answers about Latinos, revealing the common history which unites them while also showing how they differ depending upon their country of origin.

Books in Print Supplement

Books in Print Supplement Author :
Release : 2002
Publisher :
ISBN :
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Scouting

Scouting Author :
Release : 2000-03
Publisher :
ISBN :
File Size : 55.21 MB
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Published by the Boy Scouts of America for all BSA registered adult volunteers and professionals, Scouting magazine offers editorial content that is a mixture of information, instruction, and inspiration, designed to strengthen readers' abilities to better perform their leadership roles in Scouting and also to assist them as parents in strengthening families.