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Timelines from Black History: Leaders, Legends, Legacies Cover Image
By DK, Mireille Harper (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780744039092
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Published: DK Children - January 19th, 2021

Erased. Ignored. Hidden. Lost. Underappreciated. No longer. Delve into the unique, inspiring, and world-changing history of Black people. 

Amazing Treasures: 100+ Objects and Places That Will Boggle Your Mind (Our Amazing World) Cover Image
By David Long, Muti (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781912920501
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Published: What on Earth Books - February 2nd, 2021

Explore history, culture, geology, and the environment through treasures ancient and modern Discover 100+ of the world's most extraordinary man-made and natural treasures, objects and places.

A Child's Introduction to Egyptology: The Mummies, Pyramids, Pharaohs, Gods, and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt (A Child's Introduction Series) Cover Image
By Heather Alexander, Sara Mulvanny (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780762471577
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - March 16th, 2021

Get ready to go back in time and discover one of history's most fascinating civilizations—Ancient Egypt!

We Are the Romans: Meet the People Behind the History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781783126057
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Published: Welbeck Children's - March 2nd, 2021

Step back in time to Ancient Rome and meet some of the many people who lived, worked, and played during that time.

From a young slave boy to a fierce gladiator, a washerwoman to a wealthy lady, and a mosaic artist to the emperor himself - each one will share with you the story of their own daily life. Together, they are the Romans.

Introduction to Norse Mythology for Kids: A Fun Collection of the Greatest Heroes, Monsters, and Gods in Norse Myth Cover Image
ISBN: 9781646041909
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Published: Ulysses Press - May 11th, 2021

Immerse yourself in the dangerous, fascinating, and awesome world of Norse heroes, monsters, gods, and goddesses, from Thor and Loki to Odin, Frey, and many more!

Get to know the stories behind your favorite Norse heroes, gods, and villains with this in-depth introduction to Norse mythology.

Ancient Games: A History of Sports and Gaming Cover Image
By Iris Volant, Avalon Nuovo (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781912497768
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Published: Flying Eye Books - April 6th, 2021

From the birth of the Olympics to the deadly sports of the Mayans, find out the history of the games that have kept people amused for thousands of years in this beautifully illustrated and informative guide.

Ancient World Magnified: With a 3x Magnifying Glass! Cover Image
By David Long, Andy Rowland (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780711249721
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - May 4th, 2021

Travel through time, grab your magnifying glass and seek out incredible facts about ancient history in this search-and-find adventure, packed with over 200 things to spot!
Spanning continents and covering thousands of years, this fun, lively book shows how the people of these vanished civilizations lived and how their societies ev

Escape the Mummy's Tomb: Crack the codes, solve the puzzles, and make your escape! Cover Image
ISBN: 9781681885490
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Published: Earth Aware Editions Kids - March 23rd, 2021

The first in an innovative new series of choose your own adventure escape books. A puzzle, reference, and story book in one!

BEWARE! You are about to enter into a book in which you could become trapped forever. It's an escape room in the form of a book!

It is 1300BCE in the Valley of the Kings and you’ve fallen into the shaft of a long forgotten tomb.

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