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Books in Facts America Series series

  • Our Solar System

    Brian Jones, Andrew Gutelle

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, Sept. 1, 1992)
    Discusses the planets, asteroids, comets, and meteors that make up the solar system
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  • Presidents of the United States

    Richard O'Neill, Antonia D. Bryan

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, Sept. 1, 1992)
    Discusses the lives, achievements, and times of the forty men who have been elected to the highest office in the United States
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  • The Civil War

    Eric Weiner

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, Sept. 1, 1992)
    An experienced writer for children's television uses archival photographs and color illustrations to bring to life the country's most bitterly divisive, costliest conflict.
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  • Inventors and Inventions

    Michael Jeffries, Gary A. Lewis

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, Sept. 1, 1992)
    The origin of the recipe, the razor, the tape recorder, and many more familiar items is explained in words and pleasing illustrations to surprise and engage curious young minds.
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  • Our National Parks

    Robin Mead, Polly Mead, Andrew Gutelle

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, Sept. 1, 1992)
    Discusses the sights and activities of over thirty national parks
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  • The Fifty States

    Robin Mead, Polly Mead, Gary A. Lewis

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, )
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  • Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady, R.M.S. Titanic 1912

    Ellen Emerson White

    Hardcover (Scholastic Inc., Sept. 1, 1998)
    In her diary in 1912, thirteen-year-old Margaret Ann describes how she leaves her lonely life in a London orphanage to become a companion to a wealthy American woman, sails on the Titanic, and experiences its sinking.
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  • Dinosaurs

    M. J. Benton, Ellen Weiss

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, Sept. 1, 1992)
    Color illustrations and photographed remains reanimate the awesome herbivores and carnivores--from the Plateosaurus, the earliest large dinosaur, to the Dinochelys, the forerunner of the turtle--that once thundered across the North American landscape.
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  • Birds

    Philip Perry, Ellen Weiss

    Hardcover (Smithmark Pub, Sept. 1, 1992)
    Introduces a variety of the birds that are to be found in the cities, woodlands, mountains, and other parts of North America
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  • Rip Van Winkle: Americana Series

    R.F. Gilmor

    Paperback (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, May 26, 2016)
    Rip Van Winkle, a delightful tale, originally written by Washington Irving and put to verse by George P. Webster in 1882. The tale of Rip Van Winkle’s adventures, playing nine-pins with the little Hudson Men of New York's Catskill Mountains, and his twenty-year nap as he slept through the Revolutionary War only to awaken and find all has changed. This beloved classic is brought to this new generation of readers by author R.F. Gilmor in her Americana Series.
  • Test of the Tenderfoot

    Vera Saban, Tony Elliott

    Paperback (Capstan Pubns, Nov. 1, 1989)
    Two teenage boys experience an adventure in the western mountains that helps them see their own strengths and weaknesses more clearly.
  • The Danes in America

    Peter L. Petersen

    Library Binding (Lerner Pub Group, May 1, 1987)
    Chronicles the Danish immigrants, explorers, and early settlers who came to America, discussing their reasons for coming, their experiences in the United States, and their contributions to American culture
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