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Fall 2016 Releases (Set) (Premier Presidents)

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His father was an accountant, and his mother was a housewife. I get that it’s impossible to be comprehensive, but personally I would have left out Atlantis (which most people accept to be a myth) and replaced it with the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. There are many free historical fiction stories available to read online. In this photograph he sports a pair of Remington's 1863 New Model Army Pistols. They seem to imply that some people believed him a saint (or Jesus himself). Chaudoin died in LaGrange (near Titusville) in 1907.
DK Readers: Joan of Arc (Level 4: Proficient Readers)

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Hearsay does not work as evidence because we have no way of knowing whether the person lied, or simply based his or her information on wrongful belief or bias. In 1887 he went to Sedgwick county, Kans., where he was engaged in farming until called home because of the death of two of his brothers and his grandmother. He holds patents on the design of sextants, surveying instruments and optical encoding equipment. In 1650 Blauvelt was in command of another ship, the La Garse, a French ship.
Reflections of a Black Cowboy : Cowboys (Cowboys Book One)

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For more on what makes a good biography, see the encyclopedia entry on biography and this The Biography Maker site from the Bellingham Public Schools. The life of Abraham Lincoln will inform the young reader of how this nation underwent its most crucial crisis of survival, engaging the North and South in a war that cost a half million American lives. The city of Hermann claims to be the "Sausage Capital of Missouri," and holds an annual sausage celebration called the Wurstfest.
Nat Turner (Black Americans of Achievement)

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Eisenhower Library_ (Abilene, KS: Dwight D. Often times, these differences are not accidental, but serve the specific narratological and rhetorical purposes of each text. Soseki was also responsible for re-opening trade between Japana dn China, teaching an astonishing number of students and writing an enormous corpus of poetry and other Zen works. Craig Keener, in an Audio Interview with Rob Bowman, for 4Truth. If your reluctant reader is an older child, your main concern may be making sure that he is culturally savvy.
Too Few, Too Far: The True Story of the 22 marines on South

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In this article, Geertz examines how a funeral for a boy was unsuccessful because religious symbols and political symbols had become intertwined and did not match the social structure in the transitional period that Indonesia was going through. Find The Mystery of Rascal Pratt at your local library. by: Lois Lowry - (Houghton Mifflin Co., 1989) 137 pages. S., 1963, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and his A. He baptized over 500 people in Florida, and helped start numbers of churches.
Patrick Henry (American Lives (Heinemann Paperback))

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The Judas gospel, a copy written in Coptic, dates to around the third-to fourth-century. Whether they fought in the Revolution or served in the Gulf War, now you can salute all the heroes from your past and remember their bravery through stories and photos. The sources have been gathered from the British Library's collections, which are rich in material covering the English slave trade in particular. Source: 1917 Miami Baptist Association Minutes, p. 31. She chose to attend high school at Elizabeth Irwin High School, also known as the Little Red School House, in Greenwich Village in New York City a small private school favored by the radical community.
A Picture Book of Sojourner Truth (Picture Book Biographies)

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The nagging wife theory is one possibilty, but in the end he will be known in pirate history as the pirate gentleman. In England, Samuel Pepys 's Diary, John Evelyn 's Diary, Izaak Walton 's Lives and John Aubrey 's Lives of Eminent Men (all mid-17th cent.) introduced informality and intimacy to their treatments. It was created as a forum for local organizations with interest in local history to meet and to share and exchange thoughts and ideas.
Kings and Queens of Central Africa (Watts Library)

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So, Mahmet legislated for them: not to eat carrion, not to drink wine, not to speak falsely, and not to engage in fornication. Unfortunately, we had no such proof to give. When Albert died in 1439, he left one legitimate heir who was born after Albert's death and christened Ladislas Posthumus. On December 19, 1871, his wife died, and on April 8, 1880, he was again married, to Mrs. McCrone, et al, (see Judgment Day for the Shroud of Turin ) discovered red ochre (a pigment found in earth and widely used in Italy during the Middle Ages) on the cloth which formed the body image and vermilion paint, made from mercuric sulphide, used to represent blood.
John F. Kennedy: Voice of Hope (Sterling Biographies)

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Not only did a journey to the West serve the obvious purpose of appealing to (later) audiences during the period of the Roman Empire, but we may furthermore have traces of an earlier narrative, preserved in other recensions of the AR. Patrick, for example, not having been perverted by "romanization." After the beginning of World War II, Nazis began ordering all Jews to live within certain, very specific, areas of big cities, called ghettos.
Alexander Hamilton (Heroes of the American Revolution)

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Some were alive hundreds of years ago and some are living today. This was the most accurate approximation of pi at that time. James Kenneth Solomon (May 5, 1928- ) was born in Winter Garden, Florida. Irish History Online is part of a European network of national historical bibliographies from fourteen countries. McSweeney (1916-1979) was a career foreign service officer. He preached primarily in South and North Carolina. Can you explain to me how a concrete building less than a quarter of the size of WTC7, that was bombed and then taken down by a controlled demolition, took longer to fall?