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Nardo, Don

Summary: Discusses the weapons used by the ancient Romans and their different means of warfare.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books/Thomson Gale 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 355.00937 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the origins, personalities, and special powers of the Greek mythical heroes, including such figures as Heracles, Theseus, Perseus, and Oedipus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 292.13 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Discusses the discovery of Neptune as well as its topography and the search for water and life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kidhaven Press 2002

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 523.48 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the reign of Cleopatra, from its illustrious beginning to its tragic end, and details how she has remained a popular figure in Western culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReferencePoint Press 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 CLE

Nardo, Don

Summary: Always a trendsetter, the United States military has steadily changed the face of warfare in recent years through its use of drones. These unmanned flying craft have been around for close to a century. But only for a bit more than a decade have they been able to carry missiles capable of obliterating a large building. These small but lethal planes can now fly at altitudes of several miles and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan Reynolds Publishing 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.74 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the origins of the most important Greek myths along with the personalities and special powers of the major Greek gods and goddesses.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2012

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Nardo, Don

Summary: Presents a biographical sketch of this fourth-century Greek philosopher before focusing on his trial and conviction and its legacy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books 1997

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Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes how, before the advent of vaccines, epidemics of measles, mumps, whooping cough, polio, and other crippling diseases ravaged humanity around the globe, and how that began to change when medical researchers developed the first vaccines, using a portion of a disease germ to stimulate the bodys immune reaction. Today, hundreds of millions of people gain immunity to deadly diseases...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReferencePoint Press, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 615.3

Nardo, Don

Summary: Explores India and its geography, biodiversity, government, economy, culture, family life, religions, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 954 NAR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 954 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Introduces the monsters of Greek mythology, including centaurs, griffins, and cyclops.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 292.13 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the construction of roads and aqueducts in ancient Rome, life and customs along the roads, water distribution and aqueduct maintenance, and the building of bridges.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 388.1 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Explains how to become a soldier in the United States Army.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2014

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Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the geography, plants, animals, history, economy, language, sports, arts, religions, culture, and people of France.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 944 Nardo 2008

Nardo, Don

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Contents: Introduction: a destiny long shaped by geography -- Darkness to light: the Arab Spring -- Peoples, languages, and beliefs -- The home and family life -- Getting a good education -- Food, drink, and dining customs -- Popular sports and entertainment -- Experiencing North African culture in the United States -- Timeline in history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Nardo, Don

Summary: Discusses the childhood, family life, political career, two terms as President, and accomplishments of Thomas Jefferson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JEF

Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the 1431 trial of Joan of Arc, along with biographical information and facts about the political and social forces that led to her being burned at the stake as a witch.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 944.026 Nardo

Nardo, Don

Summary: "Zeus is a figure in Greek mythology and the leader of the Olympians--the gods and goddesses who were worshiped by the ancient Greeks. The Greeks believed that Zeus and his followers defeated an earlier race of gods--the Titans--in a battle that burned the Earth's surface. Zeus established a home for himself and the other Olympian gods and goddesses above Mount Olympus, the tallest mountain in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mitchell Lane Publishers 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 292 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the history and development of the computer and discusses how it works and how it is used in various human activities.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books 1990

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Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the events in Homer's "Iliad" and "Odyssey," from the causes of the Trojan War to the legendary Greek and Trojan characters, the end of the war, and Odysseus's harrowing journey home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 292.13 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Describes the life and accomplishments of the Mongol ruler, from his childhood in a nomadic tribe to his rise as a fierce warrior and leader, his implementation of military and legal reforms, and his achievments as a conquerer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Books 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 950.2 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: Discusses the events surrounding the discovery and escavation of King Tutankhamen's tomb and the myth of the curse that seemed to afflict those involved in the tomb's exploration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Press/Thomson Gale 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 932 NAR

Nardo, Don

Summary: "Southeast Asian Cultures in Perspective is an in-depth look at the different regional cultures of Southeast Asia with an emphasis on current culture. The young reader is presented with an overview of a variety of regional cultures that developed historically and analyzes how the cultural history shapes the Southeast Asian region's current culture. The book is written in a lively and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959 Nardo 2014

Nardo, Don

Summary: In the 600s CE, a new religious faith swept out the vast deserts of southern Arabia. A merchant named Muhammad built a following of true believers who steadily grew in numbers and eventually became the worlds second largest faith. The religions beginnings are discussed, along with core beliefs, common practices, and challenges for the future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReferencePoint Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 297 NAR