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Unsung Heroes : Fearless Men and Women Who Changed the World - (Hardcover)

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Through the Real Lives books, children will meet brave and unsung heroes who refused to accept the status quo.

Each entry in this riveting book explores the many ways that these individuals had an extraordinary impact on life on our planet, coming from all four corners of the globe, all walks of life, and across many different disciplines. In Unsung Heroes, children will find the stories of people who made incredible contributions to mankind. Includes Alan Turing, Asa Philip Randolph, Clara Barton, Nikola Tesla, Sojourner Truth, Patrick Steptoe, Robert Edwards, Wangari Maathai, Henrietta Lacks, Harvey Milk, and others. There are men and women of science and medicine, war and peace, politicians and peacemakers, social activists and resistance fighters, and more. Bold color schemes and a stylized photograph or illustration of the subject make these books hard to resist. Children will be drawn to these visually appealing books and find the stories inside of them fascinating and thought-provoking.
Number of Pages: 64
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Real Lives
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Barrons Juveniles
Age Range: Teen
Author: Toby Reynolds & Paul Calver
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2017
TCIN: 51620974
UPC: 9780764168871
Item Number (DPCI): 248-26-5230
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