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Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee - Civil War rivals by Roxburgh, Ellis.

Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee - Civil War rivals

Examines the rivalry between Union Army general-in-chief Ulysses S. Grant and Confederate Army general Robert E. Lee.

Aug 2, 2015
Vampire bats - nighttime flying mammals by Hirsch, Rebecca E., author.

Vampire bats - nighttime flying mammals

"This book covers information (life cycle, appearance, habitat) about the vampire bat. Each chapter discusses an aspect of the vampire bat's life, comparing the bat to a similar mammal and to a very different mammal."--

Aug 2, 2015
Voice of Freedom - Fannie Lou Hamer- The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement by Weatherford, Carole Boston/ Holmes, Ekua (ILT)

Voice of Freedom - Fannie Lou Hamer- The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement

Aug 2, 2015
Walkingsticks by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Walkingsticks

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how walkingstick insects hide from predators and find food. Includes picture glossary"--

Aug 2, 2015
Watch out for flying kids! - how two circuses, two countries, and nine kids confront conflict and build community by Levinson, Cynthia, author.

Watch out for flying kids! - how two circuses, two countries, and nine kids confront conflict and build community

Aug 2, 2015
Watch out for flying kids! / How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community by Levinson, Cynthia.

Watch out for flying kids! / How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community

Jul 28, 2015
What does the principal do? by Kidde, Rita.

What does the principal do?

Aug 2, 2015
What does the school nurse do? by Garrett, Winston, author.

What does the school nurse do?

Aug 2, 2015
What fish? a buyer's guide to tropical fish - essential advice from a team of experts by Fletcher, Nick, 1949-

What fish? a buyer's guide to tropical fish - essential advice from a team of experts

Jul 30, 2015
What happens when I cry? by Landolfi, Libby.

What happens when I cry?

In this volume, readers learn the different reasons why we cry--whether it's dirt in the air or a really strong emotion. They also learn about the parts of the body that make crying possible.

Aug 2, 2015
What Is inside the Lincoln Memorial? by Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman), 1975- author.

What Is inside the Lincoln Memorial?

Look at that giant statue! What did this person do to earn his own monument in Washington, DC? Join Mr. Williams's class on a field trip to the Lincoln Memorial to find out. Ranger May gives the students a tour, tells them about the Civil War, and talks about how President Abraham Lincoln's ideas still matter to all of us.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Alabama? by Kallio, Jamie.

What's great about Alabama?

Features the top ten sites to see and things to do in Alabama, including the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, the Birmingham Zoo, and Splash Adventure Water Park.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Arkansas? by Bailer, Darice.

What's great about Arkansas?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the Rodeo of the Ozarks and Blanchard Springs Caverns to Crater of Diamonds State Park and Fort Smith.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about California? by Yasuda, Anita.

What's great about California?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Disneyland and Hearst Castle to Death Valley and Alcatraz. --Publisher's description.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Colorado? by Meinking, Mary.

What's great about Colorado?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Pikes Peak and the Durango and Silverton Railroad to Mesa Verde and the Dinosaur Journey Museum.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Florida? by Meinking, Mary.

What's great about Florida?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the theme parks in Orlando and Daytona International Speedway to Kennedy Space Center and Everglades National Park. --Publisher's description.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Georgia? by Wang, Andrea.

What's great about Georgia?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Okefenokee Swamp and Atlanta to Stone Mountain Park and Centennial Olympic Park.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Massachusetts? by Lanser, Amanda.

What's great about Massachusetts?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from Cape Cod and Boston to the Mohawk Trail and Fenway Park. --Publisher's description.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Minnesota? by Higgins, Nadia, author.

What's great about Minnesota?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the largest ball of twine and the Mall of America to Jeffers Petroglyphs historic site and the Raptor Center.

Aug 2, 2015
What's great about Montana? by Bailer, Darice.

What's great about Montana?

Details some of the attractions that the state has to offer, from the Little Bighorn battlefield and Glacier National Park to the Grant-Kohrs Ranch and the World Museum of Mining.

Aug 2, 2015