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BISAC Subject JNF025000

JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / General

Libraries Past and Present

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Past and Present

From card catalogs to computers, this carefully leveled text compares and contrasts libraries of the past to libraries of the present! Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 027.009

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Comparing Past and Present — eBook Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Comparing Past and Present

Set

Historical and modern-day photographs interspersed throughout these books clearly illustrate how aspects of daily life change over time, while simple text shows readers how to compare and… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $255.90
  • Your Price: $191.93
  • 6 titles

Merciless Monarchs and Ruthless Royalty

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

Loyal subjects, watch out! Some of history's royal leaders were just as vicious as they were powerful. These kings and queens stole, tortured, and murdered. Read on to discover the gruesome… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 321.0092'2

Museums

From the Series Kids' Day Out

Do you like to collect things? Some people collect art. Others collect objects from history. Some people collect cars or toys. You can collect just about anything! There are almost as many… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.1

Pirates, Scoundrels, and Scallywags

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

Avast! Are ye' ready to sail the high seas with some of the world's most feared pirates? These accounts will do more than shiver your timbers. Come aboard to witness the ruthless methods of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 910.4'5

Plague!: Epidemics and Scourges Through the Ages

From the Series The Sickening History of Medicine

Being sick is horrible. But it used to be worse. Inside this book, you'll see evidence of the plagues of the past—rotting skin, dissolving lungs, and sinister swelling all over the body… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1080
  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 616.009

Quacks and Con Artists: The Dubious History of Doctors

From the Series The Sickening History of Medicine

People have always needed doctors. But the doctors of the past might not look like the doctors you are used to seeing! Sometimes their healing methods were weird, disgusting, or even… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • Dewey: 610.69/5

Rivers: A Visual History from River to Sea

This breathtaking journey along the most important rivers in the world takes us from the Nile to the Amazon, the Mekong Delta to the Mississippi, the Murray to the Waikato. Our seas and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1040

Schools Past and Present

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Past and Present

This carefully leveled text compares and contrasts what schools were like in the past to schools of the present! Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 371

School Then and Now

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Then and Now

Briefly describes how school in the United States has changed through the years, including such topics as transportation, supplies, and subjects taught. Read More →

  • Dewey: 371'.00973

Seven Wonders of Architecture

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have played an important role in advancing human civilization. From architecture to engineering, communication to transportation, humans have invented and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 720

Seven Wonders of Communication

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have played an important role in advancing human civilization. From architecture to engineering, communication to transportation, humans have invented and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 621.382

Seven Wonders of Engineering

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have played an important role in advancing human civilization. From architecture to engineering, communication to transportation, humans have invented and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 624

Seven Wonders of Exploration Technology

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. Explorers long… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 500

Seven Wonders of Green Building Technology

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. People have… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 720'.47

Seven Wonders of Medicine

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. Over the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 610

Seven Wonders of Transportation

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. Transportation… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 629.04

ShockZone ™ — Deadly and Dangerous — eBook Set

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Deadly and Dangerous

Set

ShockZone™—Deadly and Dangerous features the most lethal jobs, creatures, destinations, and daredevil travels and hobbies known to humankind. With extreme stats and facts, engaging visuals… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $179.96
  • 6 titles

ShockZone ™ — Villains Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

Set

ShockZone™―Villains introduces the most vile criminals, killers, and corrupt leaders the world has ever seen. Narratives weave together the freakish facts and antics of these tyrants… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

ShockZone ™ — Villains — eBook Set

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

Set

ShockZone™―Villains introduces the most vile criminals, killers, and corrupt leaders the world has ever seen. Narratives weave together the freakish facts and antics of these tyrants… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $179.96
  • 6 titles

Strange Medicine: A History of Medical Remedies

From the Series The Sickening History of Medicine

It's easy to take a pill when we aren't feeling well. But did you know that the art of making medicines goes back thousands of years? Early remedies weren't always so easy—or effective. Some… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 610

The Four Freedoms — Library Bound Set

From the Series The Four Freedoms

Set

In 1941, on the eve of the nation's entry into World War II, President Franklin D. Roosevelt spoke to Congress and the world. In the speech, he outlined four universal freedoms that people… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $106.60
  • Your Price: $79.95
  • 4 titles

The Four Freedoms — Paperback Set

From the Series The Four Freedoms

Set

In 1941, on the eve of the nation's entry into World War II, President Franklin D. Roosevelt spoke to Congress and the world. In the speech, he outlined four universal freedoms that people… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $34.16
  • Your Price: $34.16
  • 4 titles

The Prehistoric Masters of Art Volume 1: Discover Art History with a Prehistoric Twist!

From the Series Jurassic Classics

Famous artists are given dinosaur-inspired pseudonyms and prehistoric biographies as a way of introducing young readers to art history in a fun and inviting new way in Jurassic Classics: The… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1120
  • Dewey: 759.01