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Cleopatra: The Queen of Kings
Cleopatra
The Queen of Kings
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789477610
Describes the life of Cleopatra, including the wars over Egypt, daily life during that time, and her tragic end.
Who Was Leonardo Da Vinci?
Who Was Leonardo Da Vinci?
Paperback      ISBN: 0448443015
Presents the life and accomplishments of the famous artist, scientist, engineer, and inventor.
Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps
Surviving Hitler
A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps
Paperback      ISBN: 0060007672
A biography tells of one child's life of struggle and survival in the Nazi concentration camps after he was removed from his family in Poland and sent away to work in harsh and brutal conditions. An ALA Notable Book. Reprint.
Anne Frank: Beyond the Diary : A Photographic Remembrance
Anne Frank
Beyond the Diary : A Photographic Remembrance
Paperback      ISBN: 0140369260
More than one hundred photographs, many never before published, make up a poignant memoir of Anne Frank's struggle to survive during a time that must never be forgotten. Reprint. SLJ. PW. AB.
Behind Rebel Lines: The Incredible Story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War Spy
Behind Rebel Lines
The Incredible Story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War Spy
Paperback      ISBN: 0152164278
Recounts the story of the Canadian woman who disguised herself as a man and slipped behind Confederate lines to spy for the Union army.
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.
Who Was Maria Tallchief?
Who Was Maria Tallchief?
Paperback      ISBN: 0448426757
Offers readers the story of Maria Tallchief, a Native American woman who was born on a reservation in 1925 and grew up to become America's first prima ballerina under the direction of George Balanchine. Simultaneous.
A Place to Hide
A Place to Hide
Paperback      ISBN: 059045353x
A collection of true accounts of the rescue of Jews during the Holocaust describes the hiding of Anne Frank and her family in Amsterdam, businessman Oskar Schindler's rescue of Jews, and Jewish refugees hidden in Assisi, Italy's monastery. Original.
Gandhi
Gandhi
by Demi
School & Library      ISBN: 0689841493
Presents the story of the great leader who succeeded in bringing about social and political change in India through nonviolent means.
Dark Fiddler: The Life and Legend of Nicolo Paganini
Dark Fiddler
The Life and Legend of Nicolo Paganini
Hardcover      ISBN: 156846200x
Retells the life and accomplishments of the virtuoso violinist, who had nearly died and been buried due to a measles outbreak at the age of four and developed to become one of the most celebrated musicians of his time.