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Alexander the Great: The Legend of a Warrior King (DK Discoveries)
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Alexander the Great: The Legend of a Warrior King (DK Discoveries)

Follows the history of Alexander the Great and his campaign to conquer the known world, including information on his traveling companions, armies of his time, ships, and food.
 
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Tags: Great, Alexander, armies, companions, ships
The Making of Modern Economics (Audiobook)
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The Making of Modern Economics (Audiobook)

This bold new history of economics tells the dramatic story of how the great economic thinkers built a rigorous social science without peer. Unlike other economics histories, Skousen's book provides a running plot with a singular heroic figure, Adam Smith, at the center of the discipline. Skousen unites the great thinkers by ranking them for or against Adam Smith and his system of natural liberty.
 
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Elements of Mathematics
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Elements of MathematicsElements of Mathematics

Elements of Mathematics takes readers on a fascinating tour that begins in elementary mathematics--but, as John Stillwell shows, this subject is not as elementary or straightforward as one might think. Not all topics that are part of today's elementary mathematics were always considered as such, and great mathematical advances and discoveries had to occur in order for certain subjects to become elementary.
 
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Coursera - Greek and Roman Mythology
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Coursera - Greek and Roman Mythology

Myths are traditional stories that have endured over a long time. Some of them have to do with events of great importance, such as the founding of a nation. Others tell the stories of great heroes and heroines and their exploits and courage in the face of adversity. Still others are simple tales about otherwise unremarkable people who get into trouble or do some great deed.
 
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History Revealed - July 2016
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History Revealed - July 2016

History Revealed brings the past to life for everyone. It’s an action-packed, image-rich magazine with zero stuffiness. Each issue has a central section that takes a closer look at one of history’s big stories, such as the Wild West or Ancient Rome, telling everything you need to know. We also explore the lives of the truly famous, follow the great adventures of the past, taste the blood and thunder of battles, and look at how closely Hollywood blockbusters have told history.
 
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The Empress of Art: Catherine the Great and the Transformation of Russia
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The Empress of Art: Catherine the Great and the Transformation of Russia

Ruthless and passionate, Catherine the Great is singularly responsible for amassing one of the most awe-inspiring collections of art in the world and turning St. Petersburg in to a world wonder. The Empress of Art brings to life the creation of this captivating woman's greatest legacy
 
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Great Writing 4: Great Essays
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Great Writing 4: Great EssaysThe Great Writing series uses clear explanations and extensive practical activities to help students write great sentences, paragraphs, and essays. Each book contains a wide variety of writing models in carefully selected rhetorical styles that provide practice in working with the writing process to develop a final piece of writing. Great Writing 4: Great Essays shows students how to write effective essays and provides practice in rhetorical patterns.
 
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