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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.
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.
Clara Barton: Spirit of the American Red Cross
Clara Barton
Spirit of the American Red Cross
Paperback      ISBN: 0689865139
A brief biography of the woman who overcame her shyness to become a teacher, a nurse during the Civil War, and founder of the American Red Cross.
Mark Twain: Young Writer
Mark Twain
Young Writer
Paperback      ISBN: 0689714807
Describes the boyhood of Samuel Clemens in Missouri and how he came to begin a writing career under the pen name Mark Twain
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.
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.
Diego
Diego
Hardcover      ISBN: 0679819878
An inspiring picture-book biography discusses in English and Spanish Diego Rivera's childhood and how it influenced his art. Reissue. K. SLJ.
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.
The Day Martin Luther King Jr. Was Shot: A Photo History of the Civil Rights Movement
The Day Martin Luther King Jr. Was Shot
A Photo History of the Civil Rights Movement
Paperback      ISBN: 0590436619
Uses drawings and photographs to trace the history of the Civil Rights movement from the American Revolution to the present
The Country Artist: A Story About Beatrix Potter
The Country Artist
A Story About Beatrix Potter
Paperback      ISBN: 0876145098
A biography of the English author and illustrator who grew up during the Victorian era and whose detailed drawings of plants and animals found their way into her famous picture books