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What Was the Vietnam War? (What Was?) Cover Image
By Jim O'Connor, Who HQ, Tim Foley (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781524789770
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Published: Penguin Workshop - May 7th, 2019

Learn how the United States ended up fighting for twenty years in a remote country on the other side of the world.


Our Flag Was Still There: The True Story of Mary Pickersgill and the Star-Spangled Banner Cover Image
By Jessie Hartland, Jessie Hartland (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534402331
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - May 21st, 2019

“So much to like about this, including the folk art–style artwork with childlike appeal, the emphasis on the women who constructed the flag, and the important ways a symbol can influence a country for generations.”Booklist (starred review)

From beloved author-illustrator Jessie Hartland comes a whimsical nonfiction picture book that tells t


Heroism Begins with Her: Inspiring Stories of Bold, Brave, and Gutsy Women in the U.S. Military Cover Image
By Winifred Conkling, Julia Kuo (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062847416
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Published: HarperCollins - August 6th, 2019

For fans of Rad American Women A–Z, Rebel Girls, and Women Who Dared comes an inspiring collection of more than 80 profiles about the brave women in the US military who fought hard for their country and even harder for what they believed in.


Who Was Che Guevara? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Ellen Labrecque, Who HQ, Jerry Hoare (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780399544019
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 4th, 2019

Viva la revolución!

Find out how Che Guevara--a doctor turned communist leader and much more than a face on a T-shirt--ended up paying the ultimate price for his cause.


Leo Thorsness: Vietnam: Valor in the Sky (Medal of Honor #3) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250157157
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - July 9th, 2019

For middle-grade readers, the true story of a pilot in the U.S. Air Force who received the Medal of Honor for his great acts of aerial valor.


Ming Warriors vs. Musketeers Cover Image
$14.21
ISBN: 9781534150560
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Published: 45th Parallel Press - August 2019

In Battle Royale: Lethal Warriors, we have a matchup of historic magnitude. We took the deadliest warriors from two different time periods and matched them in a battle of weaponry, strength, and grit. Who will come out victorious, Ming Warriors or Musketeers? You'll have to read to find out.


Soldier for Equality: José de la Luz Sáenz and the Great War Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419736827
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019

Award-winning author Duncan Tonatiuh brings to life the story of a Mexican-American war hero
 
José de la Luz Sáenz (1888–1953)—or Luz—believed in fighting for what was right. Although he was born in the United States, he and his family experienced prejudice because of their Mexican heritage.


Military Ships Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781644940594
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Published: Pop! - August 2019

This title provides readers with a fascinating look at military ships. Vivid photographs and easy-to-read text aid comprehension for readers. Features include a table of contents, two infographics, fun facts, a sidebar, Making Connections questions, a glossary, and an index. QR Codes in the book give readers access to book-specific resources to further their learning.


Military Vehicles Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781644940617
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Published: Pop! - August 2019

This title provides readers with a fascinating look at military vehicles. Vivid photographs and easy-to-read text aid comprehension for readers. Features include a table of contents, two infographics, fun facts, a sidebar, Making Connections questions, a glossary, and an index. QR Codes in the book give readers access to book-specific resources to further their learning.


Military Weapons Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781644940624
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Published: Pop! - August 2019

This title provides readers with a fascinating look at military weapons. Vivid photographs and easy-to-read text aid comprehension for readers. Features include a table of contents, two infographics, fun facts, a sidebar, Making Connections questions, a glossary, and an index. QR Codes in the book give readers access to book-specific resources to further their learning.


Major: A Soldier Dog Cover Image
By Trevor Jones, Ming Hai (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781644420003
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Published: Six Foot Press - July 8th, 2019

The incredible story of the War Dog program as seen through the eyes of Major, a World War Two soldier dog.

During WWII, the U.S. Military established the Fort Robinson War Dogs Training Center in western Nebraska, training over 17,000 "dogs for defense" and deploying them to battlefields and installations all over the world.


U.S. Ghost Army: The Master Illusionists of World War II Cover Image
By Nel Yomtov, Alessandro Valdrighi (Illustrator)
$7.95
ISBN: 9781543575514
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Published: Capstone Press - August 2019

When you need to mislead the enemy, who are you going to call? The Ghost Army of course During World War II this top secret group of artists and special effects experts worked to deceive German forces on the front lines.


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