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30 people who changed the world : fascinating bite-sized essays from award-winning writers

Author: InkThinkTank,
Publisher: New York : Seagrass Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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What do Julius Caesar, Rosa Parks, and Vincent van Gogh all have in common? They're all fascinating figures who shaped our world! Learn about these and so many more historical VIPs in 30 People Who Changed the World, brought to you by today's award-winning and best-known children's authors. In this collection of 30 essays, each historical figure has a short piece -- called a "nonfiction minute"--Dedicated just to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: InkThinkTank,
ISBN: 9781633223776 1633223779
OCLC Number: 1064505196
Description: 1 volume : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Marian Anderson --
Thomas Boyle --
Julius Caesar --
George Washington Carver --
Cesar Chavez --
Bessie Coleman --
Marie Curie --
Juan de Pareja --
Charles Dickens --
Albert Einstein --
Sarah Keys Evans --
Frederick Grant --
George Frederic Handel --
Grace Hopper --
Imhotep --
Percy Julian --
Mary Kingsley --
Lafayette and Armistead --
Edmonia Lewis --
Franz Liszt --
Robert Morris --
Rosa Parks --
Radium Girls --
Sally Ride --
Cal Rodgers --
Robert Scott and Roald Amundsen --
Mary Shelley --
Vincent van Gogh --
Queen Victoria and Albert --
Malala Yousafzai --
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Other Titles: Thirty people who changed the world
Responsibility: InkThinkTank.

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This book contains 30 "nonfiction minutes" -- short, easy-to-read nonfiction essays -- based on interesting historical figures written by some of today's award-winning and best-known children's  Read more...

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