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              The Story of My Life
               

              The Story of My Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Keller, Helen

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              Helen Keller's autobiography, The Story of My Life, tells of her early life and of her experiences with Annie Sullivan, her teacher and companion. It was first published in 1903. Keller was the first deaf-blind person to attain a Bachelor of Arts degree, became well traveled and ...a prolific author, and was outspoken in her campaigning against war and for many other progressive causes. This story shows how Annie Sullivan helped Keller break through her isolation and absence of language to blossom and learn to live in the world of people.
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              ISBN 9798582903956
              Released NZ 17 Dec 2020
              Publisher Independently Published
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Life on the Mississippi
               

              Life on the Mississippi (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Twain, Mark

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              But the basin of the Mississippi is the Body of the Nation... Latitude, elevation, and rainfall all combine to render every part of the Mississippi Valley capable of supporting a dense population. As a dwelling-place for civilized man it is by far the first upon our globe. -Edito...r's Table, Harper's Magazine (1863) Life on the Mississippi (1883) is a brilliant memoir by Mark Twain of his days as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the American Civil War. It is also a history of a mighty river, recounting Twain's trip twenty years later along the Mississippi River from St. Louis to New Orleans. This replica of the original 1883 edition of Life on the Mississippi with illustrations by John Harley, offers a colorful portrait of 19th century America and is a prelude to Twain's great boyhood novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884).
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              ISBN 9781646793211
              Released NZ 14 Dec 2020
              Publisher Cosimo Classics
              Interest Age Children
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              Harriet Beecher Stowe's Story to End Slavery - Women's Biographies Grade 5 - Children's Biographies
                

              Harriet Beecher Stowe's Story to End Slavery - Women's Biographies Grade 5 - Children's Biographies (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lives, Dissected

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              Read about renowned author and abolitionist, Harriet Beecher Stowe, who used the pen to fight against slavery. Examine how her work Uncle Tom's Cabin affected the slavery debate. Understand how her childhood, education and personal experiences led to her awakening to the injustic...e against African Americans. Start reading today.
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              ISBN 9781541960596
              Released NZ 31 Dec 2020
              Publisher Dissected Lives
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              Who Was Ernest Just? The Story of a Biologist - Biography Book for Kids Grade 5 - Children's Biographies
                

              Who Was Ernest Just? The Story of a Biologist - Biography Book for Kids Grade 5 - Children's Biographies (Hardback)

              By Lives, Dissected

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              Describe the life and words of Ernest Just in this biography book for kids. By reading about the lives and works of scientists, kids will pick up valuable life lessons that might spur them into action. The circumstances behind Ernest's childhood can be examined and used to anchor... deeper understanding of his achievements. Start reading tod
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              ISBN 9781541977402
              Released NZ 31 Dec 2020
              Publisher Dissected Lives
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              Mercy Otis Warren - The Woman Who Wrote for Others - U.S. Revolutionary Period - Biography 4th Grade - Children's Biographies
                

              Mercy Otis Warren - The Woman Who Wrote for Others - U.S. Revolutionary Period - Biography 4th Grade - Children's Biographies (Hardback)

              By Lives, Dissected

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              Mercy Otis Warren was a brave and brilliant woman. She used her writing prowess to fight in the US revolutionary period. This biography book is dedicated to the life and times of Mercy Otis Warren. What lessons can your child take away from her unique story of bravery? Go ahead a...nd secure a copy of this biography book today.
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              ISBN 9781541979376
              Released NZ 31 Dec 2020
              Publisher Dissected Lives
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              James Naismith - The Canadian who Invented Basketball - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - True Canadian Heroes Edition
                

              James Naismith - The Canadian who Invented Basketball - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - True Canadian Heroes Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Beaver, Professor

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              James Naismith was a man of many talents. He was a physician, an innovator, a Christian chaplain, a physical educator and a coach. But he is best known for being the inventor of today's most widely played sports game - the basketball. Read about the man who invented basketball. L...earn how the game changed the sports landscape, first in Nor
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              ISBN 9780228235828
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2021
              Publisher Professor Beaver
              Interest Age Children
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              Kateri Tekakwitha - The First Aboriginal Woman Saint Who Died Beautiful - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition
                

              Kateri Tekakwitha - The First Aboriginal Woman Saint Who Died Beautiful - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition (Hardback)

              By Beaver, Professor

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              Kateri Tekakwitha lost all reasons to smile when an epidemic of smallpox in her village made her an orphan. But instead of giving up, she persevered to live on. Kateri was a pious girl who defied tradition by choosing to convert to Christianity. She was the first North American A...boriginal person to become a saint. Read her inspiring story
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              ISBN 9780228235934
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2021
              Publisher Professor Beaver
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              Louis Riel - Freedom Fighter for the Indigenous Peoples of Canada - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition
                

              Louis Riel - Freedom Fighter for the Indigenous Peoples of Canada - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition (Hardback)

              By Beaver, Professor

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              Louis Riel was a brilliant man who made change happen. He was a Metis leader who played a vital role in bringing Manitoba into the Confederation. He led the resistance to Canadian intrusion on Metis territory. Louis Riel died as a hero to his people. His name is still spoken of a...nd his legacy continues today. Get a copy now.
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              ISBN 9780228235866
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2021
              Publisher Professor Beaver
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              Chief Dan George - Poet, Actor & Public Speaker of the Tsleil-Waututh Tribe - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition
                

              Chief Dan George - Poet, Actor & Public Speaker of the Tsleil-Waututh Tribe - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Beaver, Professor

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              Read the story of one of the best storytellers of Canada's Six Nations. Chief Dan George entered the silver screen to represent the indigenous people. He was Tsleil-Waututh actor and poet through and through. He turned down roles stereotypical roles. Learn about the colorful life... of Chief Dan George. Read his story today.
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              ISBN 9780228235323
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2021
              Publisher Professor Beaver
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              Rosemarie Kuptana - The Female Leader Who Fought for the Rights of the Inuit People - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition
                

              Rosemarie Kuptana - The Female Leader Who Fought for the Rights of the Inuit People - Canadian History for Kids - True Canadian Heroes - Indigenous People Of Canada Edition (Hardback)

              By Beaver, Professor

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              Rosemarie Kuptana is no ordinary woman. She is a Canadian politician and an Inuit rights activist. She is also a broadcaster and a journalist. But did you know that she was born on an igloo while her parents were out hunting? Her birth into the world is the best introduction to h...er story of great will and greater actions. Read about Rosem
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              ISBN 9780228235880
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2021
              Publisher Professor Beaver
              Interest Age Children
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