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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, ©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: 0439449952 9780439449953
OCLC Number: 52510457
Notes: Reprint: Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©1997.
"First Scholastic printing, 2002"--Title page verso.
"This 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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