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    Psychoanalysis

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    Psychoanalysis : from Freud to the age of therapy

    Stwertka, Eve.

    Traces the development of psychoanalysis through the work of Sigmund Freud and contrasts it with more recent schools of psychotherapy.

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    Electricity and magnetism

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    Electricity and magnetism

    Vogt, Gregory.

    Discusses the discovery, fundamentals, and uses of electricity and the closely related force, magnetism. Also includes suggested experiments.

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    Fleas

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    Fleas

    Hoke, Helen, 1903-

    Describes the anatomy and habits of fleas and how the diseases they carry have, in some cases, altered history.

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    World War I

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    World War I

    Snyder, Louis Leo, 1907-

    Spotlights the important events and people of World War I.

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    The Inuits

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    The Inuits

    Newman, Shirlee P.

    Provides a look at the history, culture, and daily life of the Inuit people who live in the Arctic regions of the world, focusing on those living in North America.

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    The first book of Civil War naval actions

    Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, 1916-

    Describes the problems of manpower and equipment in preparing for naval warfare in the 1860's, and examines coastal and river battles and specific vessels which influenced the outcome of the Civil War.

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    Joined at birth

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    Joined at birth : the lives of conjoined twins

    Landau, Elaine.

    Explores the issue of conjoined twins, including a discussion of the difficult decision regarding physical separation that parents must face.

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    West by waterway

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    West by waterway : rivers and U.S. expansion

    Nirgiotis, Nicholas.

    Studies how the westward expansion of the United States was facilitated by the use of the country's many waterways, describing the different types of boats pioneers used to make their journeys, and discussing some of the reasons people were determined to go west.

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    The moon

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    The moon

    Bredeson, Carmen.

    Describes what people have believed about the moon and what has been learned over time and presents an overview of the Apollo space program.

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    Our restless earth

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    Our restless earth

    Gallant, Roy A.

    Discusses the evidence gathered over the years by geologists that has led them to formulate certain theories about the formation of the earth and the continual changes that have been taking place ever since.

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    Cockroaches

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    Cockroaches

    Kerby, Mona.

    Examines the body parts, behavior, and likes and dislikes of one of the oldest creatures in the world.

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    Turtles

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    Turtles

    Baskin-Salzberg, Anita.

    Describes different kinds of turtles, tortoises, and sea turtles and the endangered status of some species.

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    Dissection projects

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    Dissection projects

    Webster, David, 1930-

    An introduction to dissecting animals, discussing instruments, techniques, and acquisition of specimens and providing instructions for the dissection of clams, squids, fish, and others, as well as specific parts such as a beef heart and calf eye.

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    Tutankhamun

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    Tutankhamun

    Green, Robert, 1969-

    Tells the story of the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon and the supposed curse connected with it, as well as information on the life and dynasty of the pharaoh.

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    The kingdom of Benin

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    The kingdom of Benin

    Malaquais, Dominique.

    A survey of the history and culture of the West African kingdom of Benin that flourished after Eweka I became king about 1300 and fathered a dynasty that still exists today.

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    Antarctica

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    Antarctica

    Soule, Gardner.

    An exploration of the remote continent of Antarctica, covering such aspects as geography, climate, history, and wildlife.

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    Hank Aaron

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    Hank Aaron : home run king

    Margolies, Jacob.

    A biography of the man who hit more home runs than anyone else in baseball. Includes discussion of the racism and segregation he faced during his carreer.

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    Buffalo Bill

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    Buffalo Bill

    Robison, Nancy.

    Examines the life and times of the frontiersman whose many careers included Pony Express rider, Indian fighter, scout, and star of his own Wild West Show.

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    Robert Fulton

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    Robert Fulton

    Landau, Elaine.

    Describes the life and work of the talented inventor and resourceful businessman, with special emphasis on his development of the steamboat.

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    King Henry VIII

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    King Henry VIII

    Green, Robert, 1969-

    A biography of the English monarch who challenged the Pope's authority, established a state religion, married six wives, and presided over the beginnings of the Renaissance in England.

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    Isabella of Castile

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    Isabella of Castile : Queen on horseback

    Burch, Joann Johansen.

    Examines the life and accomplishments of the Spanish queen who brought political and religious unity to her kingdom and made it possible for Columbus to sail west.

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    Samuel Morse

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    Samuel Morse

    Kerby, Mona.

    Describes Samuel Morse's career as a painter and inventor, and how his development of the Morse's code laid the groundwork for modern telecommunications.

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    Pizarro, conqueror of Peru

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    Pizarro, conqueror of Peru

    Jacobs, William Jay.

    Describes the life and career of the Spanish soldier famed as the conqueror of the Inca Empire of Peru.

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    Frederic Remington

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    Frederic Remington

    Van Steenwyk, Elizabeth.

    Presents the life and works of the American artist who documented the settling of the West in the late 1800s.

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    Queen Victoria

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    Queen Victoria

    Green, Robert, 1969-

    A biography of the nineteenth-century queen who ruled Britain longer than any other monarch.

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    William the Conqueror

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    William the Conqueror

    Green, Robert, 1969-

    Profiles the Duke of Normandy whose victory at Hastings in 1066 established him as the English king responsible for unifying the system of government and law.

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