Ancient Times Tests And Answer Key by Elizabeth Rountree

Genre : Education
Editor : Peace Hill Press
Release : 2007-08-28
ISBN-13 : 9781933339214
Hardcover : 94 Pages


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History has been taught in a boring way for far too long. A subject as moving and powerful as humanity's past should be inviting, and when it is told well, it is. Susan Wise Bauer succeeds in telling the captivating story of history with her best-selling history series. Parents and young readers have fallen in love with her narrative history, The Story of the World, and its accompanying Activity Book. Now teachers and home educators can take advantage of a new and valuable learning tool. These easy-to-use tests and answer keys, successfully used by hundreds of parents and teachers, provide an objective method for measuring retention of key facts, figures, and events from history. A combination of sequencing, matching, short-answer, and essay-style questions gives students a chance to show what they've learned. Used with the Activity Book and The Story of the World, the tests give educators a complete history curriculum for their elementary school students.

Ancient Times by Susan Wise Bauer

Genre : Education
Editor : Peace Hill Press
Release : 2006-11
ISBN-13 : 9781933339054
Hardcover : 127 Pages


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Provides sample questions and answers, recommended readings, maps, and activities.

The Story Of The World Cup by Brian Glanville

Genre : Sports & Recreation
Editor : Faber & Faber
Release : 2010-05-06
ISBN-13 : 9780571271276
Hardcover : 464 Pages


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The dramatic and controversial history of the world's leading tournament. Brian Glanville's classic account is a celebration of the great players and matches from Uruguay in 1930 to Germany in 2006 - and a bold attack on all those who have mismanaged the 'beautiful game'.

Genre : Civilization
Editor : Peace Hill Press
Release : 2008-02-26
ISBN-13 : 9781933339139
Hardcover : 446 Pages


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This comprehensive, 8.5" x 11" curriculum guide and activity book contains map activities, coloring pages, games, projects, review questions, cross-references to illustrated encyclopedias, and extensive book lists. Children and parents love the activities, ranging from cooking projects to crafts, board games to science experiments, and puzzles to projects. Each Activity Book provides a full year of history study when combined with the Textbook, Audiobook, and Tests—each available separately to accompany each volume of Activity Book.

The Story Of The World by Susan Wise Bauer

Genre : Africa
Editor : Peace Hill Press
Release : 2004-09-28
ISBN-13 : 9780972860321
Hardcover : 417 Pages


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Presents a history of the ancient world, from 6000 B.C. to 400 A.D.

Genre : History
Editor : Univ of California Press
Release : 2017-10-17
ISBN-13 : 9780520966376
Hardcover : 284 Pages


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Nature, money, work, care, food, energy, and lives: these are the seven things that have made our world and will shape its future. In making these things cheap, modern commerce has transformed, governed, and devastated Earth. In A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things, Raj Patel and Jason W. Moore present a new approach to analyzing today’s planetary emergencies. Bringing the latest ecological research together with histories of colonialism, indigenous struggles, slave revolts, and other rebellions and uprisings, Patel and Moore demonstrate that throughout history, crises have always prompted fresh strategies to make the world cheap and safe for capitalism. At a time of crisis in all seven cheap things, innovative and systemic thinking is urgently required. This book proposes a radical new way of understanding—and reclaiming—the planet in the turbulent twenty-first century.

Genre :
Editor :
Release : 1829
ISBN-13 : UOM:39076000619424
Hardcover : Pages


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The Seven Basic Plots by Christopher Booker

Genre : Literary Criticism
Editor : Bloomsbury Publishing
Release : 2005-11-11
ISBN-13 : 9781441116512
Hardcover : 736 Pages


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This remarkable and monumental book at last provides a comprehensive answer to the age-old riddle of whether there are only a small number of 'basic stories' in the world. Using a wealth of examples, from ancient myths and folk tales via the plays and novels of great literature to the popular movies and TV soap operas of today, it shows that there are seven archetypal themes which recur throughout every kind of storytelling. But this is only the prelude to an investigation into how and why we are 'programmed' to imagine stories in these ways, and how they relate to the inmost patterns of human psychology. Drawing on a vast array of examples, from Proust to detective stories, from the Marquis de Sade to E.T., Christopher Booker then leads us through the extraordinary changes in the nature of storytelling over the past 200 years, and why so many stories have 'lost the plot' by losing touch with their underlying archetypal purpose. Booker analyses why evolution has given us the need to tell stories and illustrates how storytelling has provided a uniquely revealing mirror to mankind's psychological development over the past 5000 years. This seminal book opens up in an entirely new way our understanding of the real purpose storytelling plays in our lives, and will be a talking point for years to come.

Genre : Education
Editor : Libraries Unlimited
Release : 1998
ISBN-13 : 1563085054
Hardcover : 511 Pages


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Provides annotated entries for historical fiction titles, biographies, and multimedia items

Ridpath S History Of The World by John Clark Ridpath

Genre : Ethnology
Editor :
Release : 1910
ISBN-13 : NYPL:33433082412564
Hardcover : Pages


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