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  1.  Where Is the Empire State Building?

    Where Is the Empire State Building?

    By Pascal, Janet

    ₪39.00

    New York City boasts one of the most famous skylines in the world, and the Empire State Building is undeniably the focal point of this incredible view. At 102 stories, the structure was no small feat. In fact, its construction coincided with the onset of the Great Depression, and so progress was met with numerous setbacks. Still, because of the efficiency that went into the building's development, it only took a year and forty-five days to complete! In this informative, easy-to-read account, Janet B. Pascal describes the rise of skyscrapers in the United States, the intricacies of the groundbreaking construction process, and the effect the iconic Empire State Building continues to have today. Learn More
  2. Legends in Sports: Michael Jorda

    Legends in Sports: Michael Jorda

    By Christopher, Matt

    ₪32.00

    Profiles basketball superstar Michael Jordan, covering his childhood, college career, rookie years, professional career highlights, and his short stint in minor league baseball. Learn More
  3. What Is the Statue of Liberty?

    What Is the Statue of Liberty?

    By Holub, Joan

    ₪39.00

    In 1876, France decided to give the United States a very big and very special present--the Statue of Liberty. The gift was to commemorate the 100th birthday of the United States, and just packing it was no small feat--350 pieces in 214 crates shipped across the ocean. The story of how the 111-foot-tall lady took her place in the New York Harbor will fascinate young readers. Learn More
  4. What Is the World Series?

    What Is the World Series?

    By Herman, Gail

    ₪39.00

    "Strike - you're out!" "He's safe!" "Homerun!" Every October, millions of baseball fans around the country anxiously wait to see which team wins baseball's biggest championship. But the original games of the 1900s hardly look like they do today. Take a look back over one hundred years and discover the history of baseball's greatest series. With triumphs, heartbreak, and superstitious curses, this action-packed book brings America's Pastime to life. Learn More
  5. What Was the Holocaust?

    What Was the Holocaust?

    By Herman, Gail

    ₪39.00

    A thoughtful and age-appropriate introduction to an unimaginable event--the Holocaust. Learn More
  6. Where Are the Great Pyramids?

    Where Are the Great Pyramids?

    By Hoobler, Dorothy

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    The Great Pyramids of Egypt--all kids over the age of five recognize them instantly. These massive tombs were built thousands of years ago, and still no one knows exactly how the ancient Egyptians did it! In this informative account, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler tell the story of the powerful pharaohs who commissioned the pyramids at Giza and offer a fascinating look at the culture of the afterlife in ancient Egypt, explaining exactly how mummies were made. Easy to read and scrupulously researched, this explores the mysteries that have attracted countless visitors to the pyramids for centuries. Learn More
  7. Where Is Easter Island?

    Where Is Easter Island?

    By Stine, Megan

    ₪39.00

    Unearth the secrets of the mysterious giant stone statues on this tiny remote Pacific island. Learn More
  8. Where Is Mount Everest?

    Where Is Mount Everest?

    By Medina, Nico

    ₪39.00

    As the recent deaths of sixteen Sherpas underscore, climbing Mount Everest remains a daunting challenge. Located in the Himalayas, Everest is the highest mountain in the world at a whopping 29,029 feet. In this compelling narrative, Nico Medina guides readers through the mountain's ancient beginnings, first human settlers, historic climbs, and the modern commercialization of mountain-climbing. With stories of expeditions gone wrong and miraculously successful summit climbs, this is a thrilling addition to the Where Is . . . ? series! Learn More
  9. Where Is Mount Rushmore?

    Where Is Mount Rushmore?

    By Kelley, True

    ₪39.00

    It was world-famous sculptor Gutzon Borglum's dream to carve sixty-foot-high likenesses of four presidents on a granite cliff in South Dakota. Does that sound like a wacky idea? Many at the time thought so. Borglum faced a lot of opposition and problems at every turn; the blasting and carving carried out through the years of the Great Depression when funding for anything was hard to come by. Yet Mount Rushmore now draws almost three million visitors to the Black Hills every year. This is an entertaining chronicle of one man's magnificent obsession, which even today sparks controversy. Learn More
  10. Where Is Niagara Falls?

    Where Is Niagara Falls?

    By Stine, Megan

    ₪39.00

    While traveling through Canada in 1678, a French priest came across the most gigantic waterfalls he'd ever seen. Stricken with both awe and fear, he began to shake, fell to his knees, and prayed. Ever since, people from all over the world have come to explore Niagara: among them the daredevils determined to tumble down or walk across the falls on tightrope. Kids will get a kick reading about the hare-brained stunts and will also learn how the falls were formed and how--one day--they will disappear. Learn More

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