Self-Injury: The Ultimate Teen Guide
American Revolution: Experience The Battle For Independence

American Revolution: Experience The Battle For Independence

The American Revolution is the story of an underdog nation. Determined to be free from the unfair tax laws of the British, American colonists relied on their cunning, their commitment, and their visionary leadership to win what appeared to be an impossible victory against the British Empire. More info →
Human Migration: Investigate The Global Journey Of Humankind

Human Migration: Investigate The Global Journey Of Humankind

About 200,000 years ago, humans arose as a species on the continent of Africa. How did they get to the rest of the world? When did they leave, why, and how? Whether by bamboo raft or Boeing 747, whether to escape political persecution or because of climate change, migration is a recurring pattern throughout human history. More info →
The Underground Railroad: Navigate The Journey From Slavery To Freedom
Civil War

Civil War

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Series: Civil War, Book 1
Genres: History, Nonfiction
This book explores the causes of the American Civil War including slavery, Abraham Lincoln's presidential victory, secession, and the Battle of Fort Sumter. Engaging text discusses major battles and key figures of the war and the technology and weapons used by both sides. Excerpts of primary sources help readers explore the experiences of soldiers and people on the home front. More info →
Civil War Leaders
Great Escapes: Real Tales of Harrowing Getaways

Great Escapes: Real Tales of Harrowing Getaways

Sometimes, an intolerable situation calls for a drastic measure―fleeing for freedom. Whether you’re a slave seeking freedom in the North or a convict swimming for your life in a shark-infested bay, the urge to be free drives your every move. In Great Escapes: Real Tales of Harrowing Getaways, readers ages 9 to 12 meet five ingenious fugitives and freedom seekers who all shared one common goal: escape. More info →
Exploring Polar Regions

Exploring Polar Regions

This title examines the exploration of polar regions. Engaging narrative takes readers to the Arctic and Antarctic, examines the explorers who journeyed to these frigid areas, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible. More info →
The Emancipation Proclamation