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Great men and women in American history

Author: George Charles Roche; Lissa Roche
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed by National Book Network, ©1998.
Series: Book of heroes, vol. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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Heroes is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in our American heritage. In a winning mixture of dramatized narrative and historical biography. As Dr. Roche and his co-author, Lissa Roche, point out, these individuals represent different backgrounds, different races and religions, different paths in life. But they are united in their courage, their devotion to duty, and their triumph over adversity. They are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Charles Roche; Lissa Roche
ISBN: 0895263815 9780895263810
OCLC Number: 40094276
Description: 238 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: George Washington, father of our country --
Daniel Boone, the pathfinder --
Louisa May Alcott, Union nurse and author --
George Washington Carver, scientist and educator --
Robert E. Lee, gallant soldier --
Andrew Carnegie, businessman and philanthropist.
Series Title: Book of heroes, vol. 1.
Responsibility: George Roche ; with Lissa Roche.

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A dramatic retelling of the lives of great Americans.  Read more...

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