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Who Was William Shakespeare?
Who Was William Shakespeare?
Paperback      ISBN: 0448439042
With black-and-white illustrations that include a diagram of the famous Globe Theater, an addition to a popular biographical series puts together the pieces of Shakespeare's life and work, from his relocation from Stratford to London as a young man to his pursuit of a career in the theatre. Original.
Meriwether Lewis: Off the Edge of the Map
Meriwether Lewis
Off the Edge of the Map
Paperback      ISBN: 188300280x
A biography of the co-leader of the 1804-1806 Lewis and Clark expedition into the unmapped American West, including his early life and the formation of the Corps of Discovery.
We'll Never Forget You, Roberto Clemente
We'll Never Forget You, Roberto Clemente
Paperback      ISBN: 0590688812
Chronicles the life and accomplishments of baseball star Roberto Clemente, from his youth in Puerto Rico, through his record-breaking career in Pittsburgh, to his tragic death during a mission of mercy
Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin
Paperback      ISBN: 0439158060
Drawn from his own newspaper articles and personal recollections, a fascinating glimpse into the life of the brilliant printer, inventor, scientist, and statesman details his many accomplishments and contributions. Simultaneous.
To Fly: The Story of the Wright Brothers
To Fly
The Story of the Wright Brothers
School & Library      ISBN: 061813347x
Beginning with Orville and Wilbur's childhood fascination with flight, brief, accessible chapters trace the work that the two Wright brothers did together to develop the first machine-powered aircraft.
Pocahontas
Pocahontas
Paperback      ISBN: 0689808089
Examines the life of the Indian princess Pocahontas and her contact with English settlers, especially John Smith
Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary
Malcolm X
By Any Means Necessary
Paperback      ISBN: 0590481096
Profiles the late African American leader, providing a startling picture of the life of the controversial and important historical figure. Reprint.
Albert Einstein: Young Thinker
Albert Einstein
Young Thinker
Paperback      ISBN: 0020418604
Presents the early life of the German-born physicist whose theory of relativity revolutionized scientific thinking.
George Washington, Spymaster: How the Americans Outspied the British And Won the Revolutionary War
George Washington, Spymaster
How the Americans Outspied the British And Won the Revolutionary War
Paperback      ISBN: 1426300417
A biography of Revolutionary War general and first President of the United States, George Washington, focuses on his use of spies to gather intelligence that helped the colonies win the war. Reprint.
Pocahontas: True Princess: A Young Girl's Breathtaking Story and Her Amazing Journey T O Faith in God
Pocahontas
True Princess: A Young Girl's Breathtaking Story and Her Amazing Journey T O Faith in God
Paperback      ISBN: 0880708565
Retells the story of Pocahontas, daughter of Chief Powhatan