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Alfred Nobel : the man behind the Peace Prize

Author: Kathy-jo Wargin; Zachary Pullen
Publisher: Chelsea, Mich. : Sleeping Bear Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Alfred Nobel was the man who founded what became known as The Nobel Prizes. Nobel also invented dynamite, becoming very wealthy from his invention. Saddened by its use for harmful destruction, Nobel left his fortune to create yearly prizes for those who have rendered the greatest services to mankind"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
barn- och ungdomslitteratur
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Alfred Nobel
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathy-jo Wargin; Zachary Pullen
ISBN: 9781585362813 1585362816
OCLC Number: 255142289
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Kathy-jo Wargin and illustrated by Zachary Pullen.

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"Alfred Nobel was the man who founded what became known as The Nobel Prizes. Nobel also invented dynamite, becoming very wealthy from his invention. Saddened by its use for harmful destruction, Nobel left his fortune to create yearly prizes for those who have rendered the greatest services to mankind"--Provided by publisher.

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