Galen and the Gateway to Medicine Living History Library

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Bethlehem Books #ad - Looks at the life and times of the ancient Roman doctor, Galen, and his theories on human physiology. Used book in Good Condition.

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Herodotus and the Road to History

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Bethlehem Books #ad - His persistence, means that today we can still follow his expeditions into the wonder and mystery of Syria, in the self-appointed task of recording his discoveries as histories the Greek word meaning inquiry, amidst disbelief and ridicule, Persia, Egypt and the barbaric north. Herodotus and the road to history, written in the first person, details the investigative journeys of Herodotus a contemporary of the Old Testament prophet Malachi as he takes ship from Greece and voyages to the limits of his own ancient world.

On the road to history. Best-selling author jeanne Bendick takes us for another informative and amusing journey into places and events of long ago. Jeanne bendick's lucid text, humorous illustrations and helpful maps entertain and instruct as they open the way for readers young and old to once again join Herodotus.

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Archimedes and the Door of Science Living History Library

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Bethlehem Books 1883937124 #ad - Against the backdrop of archimedes' life and culture, the author discusses the man's work, his discoveries and the knowledge later based upon it. Jeanne bendick, through text and pictures, admirably succeeds in bringing to life the ancient Greek mathematician who enriched mathematics and all branches of science.

The simple, often humorous, illustrations and diagrams greatly enhance the text. Illustrated by the author. Archimedes and the Door of Science.

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Augustus Caesar's World

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Beautiful Feet Bks #ad - To the time of Augustus Caesar in 44 B. C. And culminating in 14 A. D. Large Softcover. In augustus caesar's world, israel, egypt, foster traces the seven major civilizations Rome, India, China, Greece, and Persia from 4500 B. C. An all-time customer favorite! Archimedes and the Door of Science. In her unique approach, foster weaves a story of the world around her central character; rather than focusing exclusively on geo-political events, music, literature, as most textbooks do; she includes stories of scientific discovery and invention, art, and religion.

She has a keen intuition for stories that will especially delight and amuse her youthful audience. Foster will then take her readers all over the world to learn what was happening at this same time in China, Persia, India and so on. Within this timeframe readers will learn not only the stories of Julius Caesar, Cleopatra, and Marc Antony, but also the historian Livy and how Virgil came to write the Aeneid.

Augustus Caesar's World #ad - Considered the innovator of "horizontal history, " Genevieve Foster became frustrated when her two school-aged children complained about the boring presentation of history in their school texts. Foster's detailed pen and ink drawings are fresh and appealing, and her illustrated timelines give a clear sense of chronology, enriching the engaging text.

This frustration led to Foster's first book, George Washington's World 1941.

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City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction

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HMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Large Softcover. Houghton Mifflin. Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them. Archimedes and the Door of Science.

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Mystery of the Roman Ransom

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Hmh Books for Young Readers 9780152162689 #ad - Archimedes and the Door of Science. It seems the boys can get nothing right: their teacher's fiftieth birthday is long past they should have done their math homework; the servant they bought as a present for his birthday isn't just your run-of-the-mill Gaul slave but a courier running for his life; and, to top it all off, the message he's carrying requests the assassination of a Roman senator—the father of one of the boys.

In these two delightful history-mysteries, seven boys in Ancient Rome solve strange crimes. Large Softcover. Houghton Mifflin. Thanks to some help from their cranky teacher, a little bit of logic, and a lot of amusing misadventure.

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Along Came Galileo

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Beautiful Feet Books #ad - Large Softcover. One of the most important figures to come out of the awakening world of the Renaissance was Galileo Galelei. Often referred to as the "Archimedes of his time" Galileo was forever asking questions. He played the lute and enjoyed working in his garden. Is it possible to measure heat? is it possible to weigh air? does the earth stand still or does it move? How fast do objects fall to the earth? His questions led to some of the most important answers of the scientific world and to his contributions to astronomy, physics, and mathematics.

He measured the rotation of the sun, invented the thermometer, a geometrical compass and the pendulum clock. He was the first to see, through the lens of the telescope, the wonders of our galaxy sights that moved him to profound gratitude to God. Used book in Good Condition. Galileo also advanced the astronomical telescope and invented the compound microscope.

Along Came Galileo #ad - Houghton Mifflin. Through her whimsical illustrations and her bright engaging text Bendick has provided the middle reader with Galileo's inspiring story. He was a man of faith, a lover of art and an accomplished artist. Archimedes and the Door of Science. He was so ahead of his time that his discoveries caused him to be the object of persecution and injustice.

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The Body Book: Easy-to-Make Hands-on Models That Teach

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Scholastic Teaching Resources (Theory an #ad - Large Softcover. Easy-to-make manipulatives help students understand the inner workings of the human body. Houghton Mifflin. Archimedes and the Door of Science. Width - 8. 50 Used book in Good Condition. Reproducible patterns and easy step-by-step instructions help students construct bone and stomach books, paper models of the major organs and systems of the human body, and alcohol, and more! Includes background information, nicotine, a spinal column out of cardboard and string, facts about drugs, plus an updated resource list and web links! For use with Grades 3-6.

Grades - 3, 4, 5, 6. Weight - 069. Depth - 1080 .

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Peril and Peace: Chronicles of the Ancient Church History Lives series

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CF4Kids FBA-|280237 #ad - From the apostle paul to Benedict, discover how those in the early church influence the church today. Grades - 3, 5, 4, 6. Weight - 069. Used book in Good Condition. Houghton Mifflin. Width - 8. 50 Large Softcover. Depth - 1080 Watch in amazement as a varied selection of people from different countries, cultures and times merge together to form the Christian church.

Archimedes and the Door of Science. Christian Focus Publications. This book shows the young and developing church struggling but growing in a hostile world. Learn from their mistakes and errors but more importantly learn from their amazing strengths and gifts.

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Exploring the History of Medicine

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Master Books #ad - Christian Focus Publications. Large Softcover. Width - 8. 50 In exploring the world of medicine, author John Hudson Tiner reveals the spectacular discoveries that started with men and women who used their abilities to better mankind and give glory to God. The fascinating history of medicine comes alive in this book, providing students with a healthy dose of facts, mini-biographies, and vintage illustrations.

Archimedes and the Door of Science. Used book in Good Condition. Houghton Mifflin. Grades - 3, 5, 4, 6. Weight - 069. From surgery to vaccines, man has made great strides in the field of medicine. Includes chapter tests and index. But students must not forget that God provided humans with minds and resources to bring about these advances.

Exploring the History of Medicine #ad - A biblical perspective of healing and the use of medicine provides the best foundation for treating diseases and injury. Depth - 1080 Quality of life has improved dramatically in the last few decades alone, and the future is bright.

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Detectives in Togas

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HMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Houghton Mifflin. Grades - 3, 5, 4, 6. Weight - 069. In these two delightful history-mysteries, seven boys in Ancient Rome solve strange crimes. Archimedes and the Door of Science. Width - 8. 50 Hmh books for Young Readers. Large Softcover. Christian Focus Publications. Until the boys finally stumble upon someone who is not what he appears to be.

Thanks to some help from their cranky teacher, a little bit of logic, and a lot of amusing misadventure. Yes, rufus wrote caius is a dumbbell on his tablet at school, did not tie up his teacher, but no, he did not break into the schoolroom, and certainly did not paint his slur about Caius on the Temple of Minerva even if it is in Rufus's own handwriting.

Detectives in Togas #ad - Rufus is doomed unless his six classmates can find out who is really responsible. Depth - 1080 Used book in Good Condition. Every hour seems to bring a new, confusing clue.

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