History Maker Bios - Set of 5

History Maker Bios - Set of 5
    Code: HISTO101
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    ISBN: 9780822588955
    Author: Various
    Format: Reinforced Hardcover
    Publisher: Lerner Publications
    Series: History Maker Bios
    Ages: 8 to 12
    Size: 6¼ X 8¾
    Total Pages: 48 per book
    For Grades: 3 to 6
    Accelerated Reader: Yes
    List Price: $139.65
    Publisher's School and Library Price: $104.75
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    Explore the lives of famous figures found in the core of every history curriculum. Each completely nonfiction book is illustrated with historical photographs and illustrations. Sidebars, a timeline, and entertaining cartoon illustrations further illuminate each subject’s personality.

    —George H.W. Bush


    • Sidebars
    • Bibliography
    • Black-and-White Photographs
    • Full-Color Illustrations
    • Further Reading
    • Glossary
    • Index
    • Maps
    • Timeline
    • Table of Contents
    • Websites
    • 48 pages for each book

    Titles include:

    George H.W. Bush

    True or False? Before George H.W. Bush became the 41st U.S. president, he worked as a spy. False! George wasn't a spy, but he did serve as head of the Central Intelligence Agency. That group finds out about activities in other countries. Sometimes it uses spies. During World War II, his fighter plane was shot down over the ocean. He is one of the only presidents whose son also became president. Before becoming president, he owned an oil business, served as a congressman, and worked in the United Nations.

    Gerald R. Ford

    The amazing career and life of the only United States president not elected to that office.

    Milton Hershey

    A biography of the successful chocolate maker who built a town around his factory with unique housing for his workers and a school for disadvantaged students.

    Richard Nixon

    Presents the life, career, and accomplishments of the thirty-seveth president of the United States.

    Woodrow Wilson

    Introduces the life and accomplishments of the twenty-eighth president of the United States.