Mysteries of History
History is filled with famous and riveting mysteries. Scientists, archaeologists, and others have developed theories in an attempt to solve these fascinating puzzles. Learn more about leading theories and study the evidence to develop your own conclusions about history's most intriguing unanswered questions.
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|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Subject||History, Myths & Legends|
|Number of Pages||48|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||7.25 x 9.25|
|Features||Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
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Mysteries of History - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Budding conspiracy theorists and mystery lovers will be intrigued by this set, which suggests plausible and more sensational (aliens, ghosts, strange natural forces) explanations for each historical mystery. Authors outline the theories and objectively present the arguments for and against each. Although the books are written at an upper-elementary reading level, they are also likely to appeal to older readers, especially reluctant ones, who will be drawn to the topics.Good choices for middle level and secondary high reluctant readers.
Mystery of the Mary Celeste (Mysteries of History) - Booklist
Logically organized and competently written, the presentation includes a few primary sources, quoted in sidebars. Almost every double-page spread includes an illustration. . . . Readers intrigued by the Mary Celeste story will find the facts presented here, and some teachers may appreciate the Mysteries of History series’ straightforward approach.