By Peter Connolly
This publication is meant for curiosity age: 12-14
By Matthew Reinhart
The creators of the recent York instances best-selling Encyclopedia Prehistorica sequence provide a mythic examine the mysteries of the earlier with a complete pantheon of exceptional pop-ups.
For all of recorded heritage, people have sought to appreciate Earth’s mysteries within the realm of the divine — and aspired to behavior themselves as heroes. simply gods, in fact, might push the solar around the sky,forge complete continents, and impel mountains to the touch the clouds. during this attractive quantity, the incomparable workforce of Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda take us to Ra-Atum’s land in old Egypt; above the Grecian clouds to Zeus’s Mount Olympus; as much as Norse god Odin’s frozen north; to the a long way East, the place the Jade Emperor sits within the heavens; into the wilds of Oceania, the place Pele’s volcanic rage simmers under the earth; and to many extra lands and instances, all wealthy with sacred myths and legends.
By Harry Greenbaum
Those information-packed volumes offer accomplished overviews of every nation's humans, geography, historical past, executive, financial system, and tradition
By Sarah DeCapua
The 1st americans books depict the most important tribes from their early background to their carrying on with fight for survival and dignity.
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Welcome to an African cloud wooded area! As you put off down the mountain direction, all you spot forward is a thick tangle of vines and bamboo bushes. however the cloud wooded area is stuffed with lifestyles, from a collared sunbird soaring over a few plants to a leopard stalking a huge woodland hog. Day and evening within the cloud woodland, the quest is directly to locate foodand to prevent turning into somebody elses subsequent meal. All dwelling issues are hooked up to each other in a nutrition chain, from animal to animal, animal to plant, plant to insect, and bug to animal.
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A tricky setting with a harsh Arctic weather has made lifestyles for the Finns tremendous not easy. yet they've got triumph over greater than simply their atmosphere. this is often the survey of the Finnish geography, historical past, govt, economic climate, humans, and tradition. It assists scholar researchers in investigating this Nordic nation.
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Describes the geography of the Antarctic areas and the background in their discovery and exploration.
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