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Famous Leaders of Industry, The Life Stories of Boys who Have Succeeded

Famous Leaders of Industry

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The Innovators, 16 Portraits of the Famous and the Infamous

16 portraits of the famous and the infamous including many with Chicago roots.

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The Life, Adventures & Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton: Large Print

As it is usual for great persons, whose lives have been remarkable, and whose actions deserve recording to posterity, to insist much upon their originals, give full accounts of their families, and the histories of their ancestors, so, that I may be methodical, I shall do the same, though I can look but a very…

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Celebritrees, Historic & Famous Trees of the World

The 14 trees in this book have earned the title “Celebritrees” for their global fame and significance. Both in fact and in legend, these fascinating trees remind us not only how much pleasure trees bring, but what they can tell us about history.

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Famous Works of Art–And How They Got That Way

There are many reasons why works of art become famous; few have anything to do with quality. Art museums are filled with masterworks that are unknown to the general public. This book raises questions about how fame is achieved, and ultimately how a work either retains that fame, or passes from the public consciousness.

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Olive Becomes Famous (and Hopes She Can Become Un-famous)

Ten-year old Olive is going to be in a commercial, but she really is not sure she can land the gymnastics stunt written for it, and her cross-country email pal Molly is jealous and determined to get into a commercial herself (pretty much any commerical will do)–and now their friendship is threatened by their increasingly…

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Most Famous Slow Cooker Recipes, A Global Combination of Famous Slow Cooker Recipes

Welcome to the world of slow, moist cooking. Like most good ideas, the concept of slow cooking has been around for a long, long time. Tried and true, it has simmered and braised meats to fork-tenderness, root vegetables to perfection, and even desserts to savory sweetness. This book has 30 tasty slow cooker recipes that…

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The Virginity of Famous Men

This intimate, psychologically astute story collection from the winner of the Grace Paley Prize for Short Fiction asks the question, what secrets reside in our private hearts? The Virginity of Famous Men, award-winning story writer Christine Sneed’s deeply perceptive collection on the human condition, features protagonists attempting to make peace with the choices–both personal and…

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Contemporary American success stories, famous people of Hispanic heritage

Contains profiles of Selena Quintanilla Perez, Robert Rodriguez, Josefina Lopez, and Alfredo Estrada.

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A Book of Famous Ships

A Book of Famous Ships By Smith, C., Fox Originally published in 1924. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Contents…