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Title Heroes of history / by Anita Ganeri ; illustrated by Joe Todd Stanton.
Author Ganeri, Anita, 1961-
Publication New York, New York : Little Bee Books, 2015.
Copyright date ©2015
Edition Little bee books edition ; First edition.
Description 175 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Call # J 920.02 G
Note "Meet the world's most remarkable, clever, and courageous characters!"--Cover.
Includes index.
Contents [Chapter 1 -- Warriors]. Sir William Marshal -- Joan of Arc -- Saigo Takamori -- Geronimo -- [Chapter 2 -- Explorers]. Sir Walter Raleigh -- Roald Amundsen -- Amelia Earhart -- Don Walsh and Jacques Piccard -- [Chapter 3 -- Rulers]. Ramesses II -- Elizabeth I -- George Washington -- Napoleon Bonaparte -- [Chapter 4 -- Rebels]. Spartacus -- Martin Luther -- Harriet Tubman -- Oskar Schindler -- [Chapter 5 -- Innovators]. Aristotle -- Leonardo da Vinci -- Charles Darwin -- Marie Curie -- [Chapter 6 -- Trail blazers]. Emmeline Pankhurst -- Mahatma Gandhi -- Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Martin Luther King Jr.
Credits Additional text by Nicola Barber.
Summary History doesn't just happen. It is made by amazing and extraordinary people! Explore the lives of twenty-four of the world's most outstanding individuals through engaging narratives, entertaining fictionalized diary entries, and informative timelines.
Subject Biography -- Juvenile literature.
History -- Juvenile literature.
Heroes -- Juvenile literature.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst00832149
Heroes. (OCoLC)fst00955558
History. (OCoLC)fst00958235
Genre Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Addl. Author Todd-Stanton, Joe.
ISBN 1499800797 (hardback)
9781499800791 (hardback)

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