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Selected Titles from Year 3
Subject/Book Title
Map Trek Maps
( AW= Ancient World MV=Medieval World, NW = New World
MD= Modern World US = US Map Trek)
Our Island Story
History
A Child’s History of the World
The Discovery of New Worlds
The Awakening of Europe
MV = City Centers of Medieval Europe;
England map w/grid (Britain during the Middle Ages)
• See Table 3A (below)
• MV = Early Explorers; City Centers of Europe;
Central/South America map
• MV = The Netherlands; The Reformation;
Early Explorers; The Powerful Habsburgs
NW = Elizabethan London; Original 13
Colonies.
Trial and Triumph (CH 19-27)
History Tales/Biography
Da Vinci
Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare
Good Queen Bess
Squanto
Landing of the Pilgrims
• MV = The Reformation
• MV = Renaissance Italy
• NW = Elizabethan London
• NW = Elizabethan London
• NW = Native American Tribal Groups;
Plymouth Colony; Original 13 Colonies
• NW = Plymouth Colony
Marco Polo
Geography
• MV = Mongol Empire
Selected titles from Literature
Tales from Shakespeare
Children of the New Forest
Unknown to History: Captivity of Mary of
Scotland
Caddie Woodlawn
On the Banks of Plum Creek
King of the Wind
• See Table 3B (below)
• NW = Puritan England
• NW = Puritan England
• US = State Maps: Wisconsin (Downsville)
• US = State Maps: Minnesota (Walnut Grove)
• MD = World Map (Political: Morocco, France,
England)

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Table 3A: A Child’s History of the World
1st Edition Chapters
by V.M. Hillyer
Revised Edition Chapters
Map Trek Maps
CH 60: Fortune Hunters
CH 63: Fortune Hunters
MV = Early Explorers
CH 61: The Land of Enchantment
CH 64: The Land of Enchantment
CH 65: Along the Coast of East Africa
MV = Central and South America;
MV = Spanish Portugese Empires
CH 62: Born Again
CH 66: Rebirth
MV = Renaissance Italy
CH 63: Christians Quarrel
CH 67: Christians Quarrel
MV = The Reformation
CH 64: King Elizabeth
CH 68: Queen Elizabeth
MV = England Map; Elizabethan
London
CH 65: The Age of Elizabeth
CH 69: The Age of Elizabeth
NW = North America (map1)
CH 66: James the Servant
CH 70: James the Servant
NW = James Towne
Table 3B: Tales from Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb
Play Title
Setting
Map Trek Map
The Merchant of Venice
• Venice, Belmont; Italy
• NW = Renaissance Italy
Pericles: Prince of Tyre
• Antioch, Tyre,
Pentapolis (Libya),
Ephesus, Mytilene.
• MV = City Centers of
Medieval Europe
The Taming of the Shrew
• Padua; Italy
• NW = Renaissance Italy
Measure for Measure
• Vienna; Austria
• MV = City Centers of
Medieval Europe
Much Ado about Nothing
• Messina: Sicily; Italy
• NW = Renaissance Italy
Hamlet
• Denmark
• NW = Expansion of Sweden
(Hamlet takes place before this…
still a good map of Scandanavia)
By Sandy Moore, Copyright 2010, Knowledge Quest, Inc.