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              Books in the Who Was...? series

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              Who Was Nelson Mandela?
               

              Who Was Nelson Mandela? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Belviso, Meg; Pollack, Pamela D.; Illustrated by Marchesi, Stephen

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              Describes the life of the South African president and revolutionary, from his childhood and his work as a peaceful protestor to his twenty-seven-year imprisonment, his election as president, and his work to end apartheid in South Africa.

              ISBN 9780448479330
              Published 9 January 2014 by Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age Children
              Series Who Was...?
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              Who Was Anne Frank?

              Who Was Anne Frank? (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Abramson, Ann; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Harrison, Nancy

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              Takes a look at Anne Frank's life before the secret annex, what life was like in hiding from the Nazis, and the legacy of her diary.

              ISBN 9780448444826
              Published 18 January 2007 by Penguin
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Who Was...?
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              Who Was Bob Marley?

              Who Was Bob Marley? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Ellison, Katie; Copeland, Gregory

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              Bob Marley was a reggae superstar who is considered to be one of the most influential musicians of all time. Who Was Bob Marley? tells the story of how a man with humble roots became an international icon.

              ISBN 9780448489193
              Published 15 June 2017 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
              Series Who Was...?
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              Who Was Charlie Chaplin?

              Who Was Charlie Chaplin? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Demuth, Patricia Brennan

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              Charlie Chaplin sang on a London stage for the first time at the age of five. Performing proved to be his salvation, providing a way out of a life of hardship and poverty. Success came early and made Chaplin one of the best loved people in the United States until the McCarthy wit ...

              ISBN 9780448490168
              Published 1 January 2017 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Who Was Lewis Carroll?

              Who Was Lewis Carroll? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Pollack, Pam; Belviso, Meg; Illustrated by Qiu, Joseph J. M.

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              Charles L. Dodgson was a mathematician and church deacon who taught at Oxford University during the Victorian era. Under the pen name Lewis Carroll, he wrote Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. Illustrations.

              ISBN 9780448488677
              Published 15 October 2017 by Penguin
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              Who Was Milton Bradley?
               

              Who Was Milton Bradley? (Paperback)

              By Anderson, Kristen; Illustrated by Foley, Tim

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              Meet the man behind the board games: Milton Bradley. Born in Maine in 1836, Milton Bradley moved with his family to the working-class city of Lowell, Massachusetts, at age 11. His early life consisted of several highs and lows, from graduating high school and attending Harvard to ...

              ISBN 9780448488479
              Published 1 September 2016 by Penguin
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              Who Was Roald Dahl?
               

              Who Was Roald Dahl? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kelley, True; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Marchesi, Stephen

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              Dahl is one of the most famous children's book authors ever. Now in this biography, children will learn of his real-life adventures. A flying ace for the British Air Force, he was married to an Academy Award-winning actress. He also wrote books and screenplays for adults. Illustr ...

              ISBN 9780448461465
              Published 30 August 2012 by Penguin
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              Who Was Princess Diana?

              Who Was Princess Diana? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Labrecque, Ellen; Hoare, Jerry; Harrison, Nancy

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              A shy twenty-year-old girl stepped out of a horse drawn coach and into the world spotlight, capturing the imagination of millions as a real life fairytale princess. Although the storybook marriage didn't have a happy ending, Diana learned to use her fame as a way to champion char ...

              ISBN 9780448488554
              Published 15 April 2017 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Who Was Daniel Boone?
               

              Who Was Daniel Boone? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kramer, Sydelle; Illustrated by Ulrich, Professor George

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              A look at the life and accomplishments of the famous pioneer, Daniel Boone.

              ISBN 9780448439020
              Published 7 September 2006 by Penguin
              Interest Age 7-11 years
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              Who Were the Wright Brothers?
               

              Who Were the Wright Brothers? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Jr., James Buckley; Hq, Who; Illustrated by Foley, Tim; Harrison, Nancy

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              An introduction to the lives and accomplishments of brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright.

              ISBN 9780448479514
              Published 1 May 2014 by Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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