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The Seven Wonders Of The Ancient World

author: Cox, Reg
Presents an illustrated exploration of the seven wonders of the ancient world, includingthe Great Pyramid at Giza, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, the statue of Zeus at Olympia, themausoleum at Halicarnassus, the Colossus of Rhodes, and the Pharos of Alexandria.
930
year: 2001
copies: 14
call number/section: 930
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The Seven Wonders Of The Medieval World

author: Cox, Reg
Presents an illustrated exploration of seven wonders of the medieval world, including the Cave of Ten Thousand Buddhas, Great Zimbabwe, Angkor Wat, Krak des Chevaliers, Salisbury Cathedral, Alhambra, and Tenochtitlan.
940.1
year: 2001
copies: 8
call number/section: 940.1
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The Seven Wonders Of The Modern World

author: Cox, Reg
Describes in detail the design and construction of seven modern feats of architecture and engineering: the Sydney Opera House, Channel Tunnel, Kansai Airport, the Concorde, Aswan High Dam, Sears Tower, and Kennedy Space Center.
620
year: 2001
copies: 10
call number/section: 620
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The Seven Wonders Of The Natural World

author: Cox, Reg
Presents an illustrated exploration of seven wonders of the natural world, including the Grand Canyon, the Great Barrier Reef, Mount Everest, the Sahara Desert, Angel Falls, the Sarawak Chamber, and Mauna Loa.
551.4
year: 2001
copies: 6
call number/section: 551.4
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Quicksand

author: Hirschmann, Kris
Discusses what quicksand is, how it is formed, its dangers, and how to avert disasters.
551.34
year: 2003
copies: 8
call number/section: 551.34
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subjects: quicksand

The Inca Ruins Of Machu Picchu

author: Silate, Jennifer
Examines the ancient Peruvian city of Machu Picchu, and describes how the buildings were constructed, the agricultural terraces and stone staircases, and efforts to protect the site.
985
year: 2006
copies: 3
call number/section: 985
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Sunken Treasure

author: Levy, Debbie
Presents a study of sunken treasures and archaeological finds, the technology and equipment used in locating and retrieving artifacts, and major shipwrecks in the Caribbean.
910.4
year: 2005
copies: 3
call number/section: 910.4
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Mummies

author: Kallen, Stuart A.
A color-illustrated look at mummies that describes the process of mummification and discusses important archaeological discoveries in Egypt and elsewhere, particularly Otzi the Iceman, found in Europe in 1991.
393
year: 2003
copies: 10
call number/section: 393
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subjects: mummies

Mount Everest

author: Lappi, Megan
Details the characteristics of Mount Everest and examines what life is like for people in this part of the world.
954.96
year: 2013
copies: 14
call number/section: 954.96
lexile: 1010

Amazon Rain Forest

author: Watson, Galadriel Findlay
Examines the kinds of animals and plants one can find in the Amazon rain forest and offers advice on what to bring along if touring there.
981
year: 2013
copies: 10
call number/section: 981
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Galapagos Islands

author: Banting, Erinn
Details the characteristics of the Galapagos and examines what life is like for people in this part of the world.
986.6
year: 2013
copies: 5
call number/section: 986.6
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The Great Lakes

author: Bekkering, Annalise
Details the characteristics of the Great Lakes and examines what life is like for people in this part of the world.
917.7
year: 2013
copies: 13
call number/section: 917.7
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Grand Canyon

author: Lomberg, Michelle
Explores the Grand Canyon and how it formed, comparing it to other canyons in the world, and how pollution is threatening the ecosystem around the Grand Canyon.
979.1
year: 2013
copies: 6
call number/section: 979.1
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The Great Barrier Reef

author: Banting, Erinn
Details the characteristics of the Great Barrier Reef and examines what life is like for people in this part of the world.
578.77
year: 2013
copies: 6
call number/section: 578.77
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The Great Barrier Reef

author: Parks, Peggy J.
Describes the structure of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, the creatures that live among the coral, and threats to the reef's survival.
578.77
year: 2005
copies: 3
call number/section: 578.77
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