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    Friendship and love

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Provides information on many faces of intimacy; how we learn to love, our first friendships, adolescence and adulthood, and the intimacy between men and women.

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    Adolescence

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Describes the biological and psychological changes that occur during adolescence and examines social problems, questions, and adjustments that are part of the transition from childhood to adulthood.

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    Finding the lost cities : archaeology and ancient civilizations

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Examines the histories of ancient cities and discusses what has been learned about ancient civilizations through excavations.

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    China

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    An introduction to the geography, history, government, economy, people, and culture of the most populated country in the world.

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    Before Columbus : the Americas of 1491

    Mann, Charles C.

    This study of Native American societies is adapted for younger readers from Charles C. Mann's best-selling 1491. Turning conventional wisdom on its head, the book argues that the people of North and South America lived in enormous cities, raised pyramids hundreds of years before the Egyptians did, engineered corn, and farmed the rainforests.

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    Independence and revolution in Mexico, 1810-1940

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Examines the most turbulent period in Mexican history and the revolutions that were instrumental in bringing about independence from Spain, the loss of American colonies, and other political changes.

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    Ethnic islands : the emergence of urban Chinese America

    Takaki, Ronald T., 1939-

    The Chinese immigrants established unique communities because of discrimination, language barriers and cultural needs.

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    A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Focusing on a variety of groups-Jews, Chinese, Japanese, Africans, Irish, Mexicans, Afghans, Vietnamese, and more-this volume tells America's story through the millions of people who came here seeking the opportunity.

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    Mao Zedong : founder of the People's Republic of China

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    A biography of Mao Zedong, founder of a communist state in China in 1949, hailed by some as a hero, by others, a tyrant.

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    Starfish

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Text and photographs introduce some of the 3600 kinds of starfish.

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    Building bridges

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Text and color illustrations examine how bridges are built.

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    Vasco da Gama and the Portuguese explorers

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Discusses the travels of Vasco da Gama and other Portugese explorers who helped establish an extensive empire for their country.

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    The Viking explorers

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Traces the history of Viking exploration and conquest in Europe and North America.

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    DARWIN

    Charles Darwin and the evolution revolution

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    Examines the personality as well as the thought process which led this naturalist to his discoveries which have helped shape our understanding of the natural world.

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    Ferdinand Magellan and the discovery of the world ocean

    Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

    A biography of the Portuguese sea captain who commanded the first expedition that sailed around the world, thus providing the first positive proof that the earth is round.

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