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One of the most critically acclaimed, best-selling children's book series ever published. - the New York Times

Hailed as the first historical series for kids, Bennett Cerf, the editor of Random House recruited the best, award-winning authors to produce a series of biographies and history texts for children aged 10-12. The content is rich and worth reading by older readers as well. The authors include Sterling North, John Gunther, William Shirer, and C.S. Forrester.

Highly recommended!


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The Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt

The Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt

Covers the history of Egypt from its earliest known beginnings to its conquest by Greece and later Rome. Dips briefly into some evolutionary babbling...
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Gettysburg

Gettysburg

When troops entered Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the South seemed to be winning the Civil War. But Gettysburg was a turning point. After three bloody...
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The American Revolution

The American Revolution

“The Revolution was in the minds and hearts of the people, and this was effected from 1760 to 1775, in the course of fifteen years, before a drop of...
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The Witchcraft of Salem Village

The Witchcraft of Salem Village

Describes the social and religious conditions surrounding the Salem witch hunts, the extensive trials and executions, and the aftermath of the...
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Abe Lincoln: Log Cabin to White House

Abe Lincoln: Log Cabin to White House

Yes, that's the same Sterling North who wrote the classic children's book, Rascal! He was commissioned by Random House to write biographies of George...
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Daniel Boone: The Opening of the Wilderness

Daniel Boone: The Opening of the Wilderness

Daniel Boone opened up the American west; more than 200,000 settlers poured into Kentucky on the Wilderness Road he helped establish. John Mason...
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Geronimo: Wolf of the Warpath

Geronimo: Wolf of the Warpath

The name still sends shivers down the spine and has the power to draw in young readers: Geronimo, the legendary Indian who inspired and fought for...
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Ben Franklin In Old Philadelphia

Ben Franklin In Old Philadelphia

A very readable, sympathetic biography of one of the most important figures in Colonial America.
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The Story of Thomas Alva Edison

The Story of Thomas Alva Edison

Beginning with Thomas Edison’s childhood, when he set up his first laboratory in his basement as a 10-year-old, and following through his many jobs...
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The Wright Brothers: Pioneers of American Aviation

The Wright Brothers: Pioneers of American Aviation

Young Orville and Wilbur Wright loved building things. From the fastest sled in town to the highest-flying kite, the Wright brothers’ creations were...
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