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              What Was the Hindenburg?
               

              What Was the Hindenburg? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Pascal, Janet B.; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Groff, David

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              At 800-feet long, the Hindenburg was the largest airship ever built--just slightly smaller than the Titanic! Also of a disastrous end, the zeppelin burst into flame as spectators watched it attempt to land in Lakehurst, New Jersey on May 6, 1937. In under a minute, the Hindenburg ...

              ISBN 9780448481197
              Published 26 December 2014 by Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
              Series What Was?
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              What Was the Berlin Wall?

              What Was the Berlin Wall? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Medina, Nico; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Marchesi, Stephen

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              The Berlin Wall finally came down in 1989. Now readers can find out why it was built in the first place; and what it meant for Berliners living on either side of it. Here's the fascinating story of a city divided.

              ISBN 9781524789671
              Published 24 September 2019 by Penguin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series What Was?
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              What Is The Stanley Cup?

              What Is The Stanley Cup? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Herman, Gail; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Copeland, Gregory

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              A history of the prestigious Stanley Cup.

              ISBN 9781524786472
              Published 12 March 2019 by Random House
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              What Is Nasa?

              What Is Nasa? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Fabiny, Sarah; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Hammond, Ted

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              The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, better known as NASA, was created in 1958. In this exploration of the agency, Fabiny describes the launching of the Apollo program that landed the first human on the moon, and the many missions and discoveries that have taken pla ...

              ISBN 9781524786038
              Published 7 May 2019 by Random House
              Interest Age 8-11 years
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              What Is the Statue of Liberty?
               

              What Is the Statue of Liberty? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Holub, Joan; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Hinderliter, John; Anderson, Scott

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              In 1876, France decided to give the United States a very special present for its 100th birthdayN--the Statue of Liberty. The true story of how the 111-foot-tall lady took her place in New York Harbor and her dedication in 1886 is sure to fascinate young readers. Illustrations.

              ISBN 9780448479170
              Published 29 May 2014 by Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              What Is The Women's Rights Movement?

              What Is The Women's Rights Movement? (Hardback)

              By Hopkinson, Deborah; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Conley, Laurie A.

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              From Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton to Gloria Steinem and Hillary Clinton, women throughout US history have fought for equality. Author Deborah Hopkinson chronicles the beginning of the movement in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, when women were demandi ...

              ISBN 9781524786311
              Published 18 October 2018 by Random House
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              What Is Climate Change?
               

              What Is Climate Change? (Hardback)

              By Herman, Gail; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Hinderliter, John

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              Presents an overview of climate change, discussing if humans are at fault for the rapidly warming Earth, and describes why climate change has recently become a political issue.

              ISBN 9781524786175
              Published 15 June 2018 by Random House
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              What Was Stonewall?

              What Was Stonewall? (Hardback)

              By Medina, Nico; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Murray, Jake

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              Provides information about the Stonewall Riots of 1969.

              ISBN 9781524786021
              Published 12 March 2019 by Random House
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              What Were The Roaring Twenties?

              What Were The Roaring Twenties? (Hardback)

              By Mortlock, Michele; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Murray, Jake

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              An official Who HQ book. --Front cover.

              ISBN 9781524786397
              Published 18 October 2018 by Random House
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              What Was The Titanic?
               

              What Was The Titanic? (Hardback)

              By Sabol, Stephanie

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              For more than 100 years, people have been captivated by the disastrous sinking of the Titanic that claimed over 1,500 lives. Now young readers can find out why the great ship went down and how it was discovered seventy-five years later --Provided by publisher.

              ISBN 9780515157284
              Published 15 March 2018 by Penguin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series What Was?
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