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Great stories from great lives; a gallery of portraits from famous biographies.

Author: Herbert V Prochnow
Publisher: Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [1971, ©1944]
Series: Essay index reprint series.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert V Prochnow
ISBN: 083692018X 9780836920185
OCLC Number: 126710
Description: xi, 404 pages 23 cm.
Contents: Abraham Lincoln: The War --
R. E. Lee --
Mr. Justice Holmes --
Billy Mitchell --
Paul Revere and the World He Lived In --
George Washington, the Savior of the States, 1777-1781 --
Lou Gehrig, a Quiet Hero --
Fanny Kemble, a Passionate Victorian --
Grant of Appomattox --
I was Winston Churchill's Private Secretary --
Napoleon --
The Doctors Mayo --
Thoreau --
A Puritan in Babylon: The Story of Calvin Coolidge --
Disraeli, a Picture of the Victoria Age --
Albert Einstein: Maker of Universes --
Charles Dickens: His Life and Work --
Giants in Dressing Gowns --
Marconi: The Man and His Wireless --
Jefferson Davis: The unreal and the Real --
Heinrich Heine: Paradox and Poet --
Alexander Hamilton, Portrait of a Prodigy --
Aaron Burr: The Proud Pretender --
Maker Kung, The Story of Confucius --
Clara Barton, Daughter of Destiny --
Bolivar, the Passionate Warrior --
Thomas A. Edison, a Modern Olympian --
The Life of Emerson --
William Allen White: the Man from Emporia --
Mitchell: Pioneer of Air Power --
The Little Giant, the Story of Stephen A. Douglas and Abraham Lincoln --
Giants Gone, Men Who Made Chicago --
Fighting Angel, Portrait of a Soul --
Mr. Dooley's America, a Life of Finley Peter Dunne --
Admiral of the Ocean Sea, a Life of Christopher Columbus --
Alexander the Great --
Mozart --
Isaac Newton --
Oscar WIlde and the Yellow 'Nineties --
Phantom Crown; The Story of Maximilian and Carlota of Mexico --
The Life of Margaret Fuller --
WIll Rogers, His Wife's Story --
Benjamin Franklin --
Noah Webster, Schoolmaster to America --
Five and Ten: The Fabulous Life of F. W. Woolworth --
Lords of the LEvee --
Lord Macaulay: Victorian Liberal --
L. Emmett Holt, Pioneer of a Children's Century --
Woodrow WIlson: Life and Letters --
Still Small Voice --
Clarence Darrow for the Defense --
Alfred I. duPont: The Family Rebel --
J. B. Murphy, Stormy Petrel of Surgery --
Beauregard, the Great Creole --
Grover Cleveland: A Study in Courage --
Commodore Vanderbilt --
Glory-Hunter, a Life of General Custer --
Pascal, the Life of Genius --
Life and Times of Pieter Stuyvesant --
Beyond Damascus, a Biography of Paul.
Series Title: Essay index reprint series.
Responsibility: Edited by Herbert V. Prochnow.

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