Middle School Resources Gale eBooks

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  • 100 People Who Made History: Meet the People Who Shaped the Modern World

    100 People Who Made History: Meet the People Who Shaped the Modern World

    Presents brief profiles of one hundred inventors, philosophers, economists, politicians, explorers, and other individuals who have made an impact on history, discussing the achievements of Aristotle, Mark Zuckerberg, Marie Curie, Pele, and others from various industries.

  • Ancient Civilizations

    Ancient Civilizations

    Introduces young readers to some of the most fascinating ancient civilizations in the world's history and the legacies they left behind, from the intriguing world of pharaohs in Ancient Egypt, to the arts of Greece and Rome, to the amazing culture of the Mayans.

  • Animal


    This guide takes a look at different animals and the special things about them.

  • Arms & Armor, Rev. ed.

    Arms & Armor, Rev. ed.

    Examines the design, construction, and uses of hand weapons and armor from a Stone Age axe to the revolvers and rifles of the Wild West.

  • Aztec, Inca, and Maya, Rev. ed.

    Aztec, Inca, and Maya, Rev. ed.

    Covers the mysterious world of these ancient people, including their beliefs, rituals, and civilizations.

  • Dinosaur


    Offers a basic foundation on the subject of dinosaurs, full of fascinating facts and figures about these creatures.

  • Dinosaurs


    Young readers will learn about an age when dinosaurs ruled the earth, from gentle Jurassic giants and the terrifying Tyrannosaurus Rex, to fearsome packs of Velociraptors and herds of Hadrosaurs.

  • Endangered Animals

    Endangered Animals

    Provides an introduction to various animal species that are threatened with extinction, including polar bears, sea turtles, river dolphins, jaguars, gibbons, and others; and discusses ways to help them survive.

  • Explorer, Rev. ed.

    Explorer, Rev. ed.

    Photographs and text examine the history of explorers and exploration, and highlight many of their discoveries.

  • Human Body

    Human Body

    With new interactive material, this edition explores the inner workings of our bodies, from how the nervous system and the circulatory system work, to the essential roles played by our bones and minds.

  • Medieval Life, Rev. ed.

    Medieval Life, Rev. ed.

    Presents an illustrated look at various aspects of life in medieval Europe, covering everyday life, religion, and royalty.

  • Pond & River, Rev. ed.

    Pond & River, Rev. ed.

    Presents information about the range of plants and animals found in fresh water throughout the year, examining the living conditions and survival mechanisms of creatures dwelling at the edge of the water.

  • Prehistoric Life, Rev. ed.

    Prehistoric Life, Rev. ed.

    Explores the origins of life on earth--why it began in the sea and not on land, how dinosaurs ruled for millions of years, and how mammals and humans took over.

  • Pyramid, Rev. ed.

    Pyramid, Rev. ed.

    Looks at the secrets of the monumental structures of the ancient world, from the tombs of Egypt to the pyramids of Central America.

  • Rain Forest

    Rain Forest

    This book takes a look at the sprawling trees and dense undergrowth of the rain forest, and introduces young readers to the animals that inhabit this ecosystem.

  • Reptiles


    This book offers a glimpse into the world of reptiles, and introduces young readers to flying snakes, underwater lizards, rare dinosaur relatives, and more of nature's cold-blooded creatures.

  • Science


    Introduces the key aspects of science, covering all the crucial topics from atoms and evolution to explosive chemical reactions.

  • Space Exploration

    Space Exploration

    Describes rockets, exploratory vehicles, and other technological aspects of space exploration, satellites, space stations, and the life and work of astronauts.

  • Transportation


    Presents a history of transportation from ancient humans using muscle to traveling in space and discusses different modes of transportation.

  • Treasure


    Be an eyewitness to the exciting search for precious artifacts, hidden or lost through the centuries and rediscovered by archaeologists and treasure hunters.

  • Volcanoes


    How hot is molten lava? How are volcanoes formed? What happened with the volcano in Pompeii? Readers will discover the answers to these questions and more, and learn about the inner workings of volcanoes.

  • Whales and Dolphins

    Whales and Dolphins

    This book presents young readers with a wealth of information about whales and dolphins, including where they live, what they eat, how they breed, and the ways in which humans and the environment threaten their existence.