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Ancient Cultures

Ancient Cultures

Websites

Ancient Egypt:

Ancient Greece:

Ancient Rome:


Books:

Outrageous Women of Ancient Times Mesopotamia Ancient Africa Ancient India
The Incan Empire Ancient America Ancient China Ancient Egypt
Pompeii Machu Picchu Ancient Communication Technology Everyday Life in the Ancient World
Learn to Draw Ancient Times The First Olympics of Ancient Greece
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Middle Ages

Middle Ages

The Middle Ages, or Medieval period, lasted from the 5th to the 15th century. This period is known for barbarian invasions, the Plague, Feudalism (a social structure of knights, nobles & peasants), Castles & the Crusades.

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eBooks:

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Adventures of Sir Lancelot the GreatBeowulfCrispin Cross of LeadDays of Knights and DamselsGood Masters Sweet LadiesGreat Medieval ProjectsIllustrated Book of KnightsInquisitor's TaleKing Arthur Tales of the Round TableKnight at DawnKnights and CastlesMedieval Games and Activities for ChildrenMerlin the Lost YearsMidwife's Apprentice
ParzivalRedwallRuins of GorlanSir Gawain and the Green Knight

eAudio:

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The Door in the WallKnights of the Borrowed Dark

Print Books:

You Wouldn't Want to be in a Medieval DungeonTheres a Rat in my SoupThe Miserable Life of Medieval PeasantsStonemasonLady of the ManorDont Let the Barber Pull Your TeethMedieval LifeMeieval Castle Adventures ArtMedieval ScienceDid Castles Have BathroomsYou Wouldnt Want to be a Medieval KnightArchers Alchemists etcThe Crafts and Culture of a Medieval TownArts and Crafts Knights and CastlesCastles and KnightsEyewitness KnightLife During Medieval TimesMeet the MedievalsThe Black Death
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The 13 Colonies

The 13 Colonies

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Databases:

U.S. History in Context: American Colonies is a database you can use in any IndyPL Library Branch or at home with your IndyPL Library Card. Login using your library card number and PIN.

Books:

The Adventurous Life of Myles Standish The Doctor You Wouldn't Want to Be an American Colonist Hasty Pudding
John Paul George and Ben John Winthrop Oliver Cromwell and the Land of Promise The Mayflower Compact The Scoop on the Cloths, Home and Daily Life of the Colonists
Who Were the Accused Witches of Salem Roanoke Courage of Sarah Noble Witch of Blackbird Pond
Molly Pitcher Americas First Settlements Colonization and Settlement of the New World

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U.S. Civil War

U.S. Civil War

Eyewitness Civil War The U.S. Civil War lasted from 1861-1865. It was between the Northern States (the Union) and the Southern States (the Confederacy). Famous events of The Civil War include:

Famous people of The Civil War include:

Websites:

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Indiana & the U.S. Civil War:


Non-Fiction Books:

CivilSecretHarriet CivilAZ CivilBrady CivilOutrageous
CivilDressing CivilEyewitness CivilScholastic CivilSpy
CivilSpying CivilJoke CivilSiege CivilAppomattax
CivilVoices CivilGettysberg CivilWouldnt LincolnFreedman

Stories:

CivilRedMoon CivilHomer CivilRedBadge
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Pioneers

Pioneers

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Pioneer Non-Fiction:

Bad News for OutlawsDressing a NationDaniel BooneDonner Dinner PartyThe Donner PartyExplorers Trappers and PioneersGreat Pioneer ProjectsWild Women of the Wild WestPoptropica Wild WestWomen of the FrontierHow to Get Rich on the Oregon TrailYou Wouldn't Want to Be an American PioneerSeed By SeedLife as a PioneerLife on a Wagon TrainPainting the Wild FrontierThe Westward MovementYou Wouldn't Want to Live in a Wild West TownSkillet Bread, Sourdough Etc.Hornbooks and InkwellsTexas RangersWho Were the American PioneersVoices of the Western Frontier

Pioneer Fiction:

The Ballad of Lucy WhippleCaddie WoodlawnHattie Big SkyThe Last of the MohicansLittle House on the PrairieMay BThe Quilt WalkSarah Plain and TallThe Trouble with May AmeliaWoods Runner
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Indiana Books & Websites:

AloneThe Bears of Blue riverThe Conners of conner PrairieThe Floating HouseLog Cabin in the WoodsMy Brother AbeOllie's Cabin in the WoodsA Place Called FreedomSalt a Story of FriendshipThe School at Crooked CreekWhere the River GrinsBlossoms on the Roof
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