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The book of virtues for young people : a treasury of great moral stories

Author: William J Bennett
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Inc., [1998], ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Well-known works including fables, folklore, fiction, drama, and more, by such authors as Aesop, Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, and Baldwin, are presented to teach virtues, including compassion, courage, honesty, friendship, and faith.
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Genre/Form: Collections
Literary collections
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Bennett
ISBN: 0590690310 9780590690317
OCLC Number: 39394196
Notes: "This Scholastic edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--Page 4 of cover.
Includes index.
Description: ix, 374 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Self-discipline --
Compassion --
Responsibility --
Friendship --
Work --
Courage --
Perseverance --
Honesty --
Loyalty --
Faith.
Responsibility: edited, with commentary, by William J. Bennett.

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Well-known works including fables, folklore, fiction, drama, and more, by such authors as Aesop, Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, and Baldwin, are presented to teach virtues, including compassion, courage, honesty, friendship, and faith.

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