Ruby Bridges Goes To School: My True Story

Ruby Bridges Goes To School: My True Story

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ISBN Code : 9780545108553
Book Author : Ruby Bridges
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Total Pages : 291

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In 1960, six-year-old Ruby Bridges walked through an angry crowd and into a school where she changed history. This is the true story of an extraordinary little girl who helped shape our country when she became the first African-American to attend an all-white school in New Orleans. With simple text and historical photographs, this easy reader explores an amazing moment in

The Real Romney

The Real Romney

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ISBN Code : 9780062123275
Book Author : Michael Kranish
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Total Pages : 444

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Mitt Romney has masterfully positioned himself as the front-runner for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination. Even though he�s become a household name, the former Massachusetts governor remains an enigma to many in America, his character and core convictions elusive, his record little known. Who is the man behind that sweep of dark hair, distinguished white sideburns

TrumpNation: The Art of Being the Donald

TrumpNation: The Art of Being the Donald

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Book Author : Timothy L. OBrien
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Total Pages : 249

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Read the book that launched a $5 billion lawsuit. For anyone terrified of what life might be like under President Trump, this biography offers a probing account of the man behind the hype.Available for the first time in a decade, with a new introduction by the author, this entertaining look inside the world of Donald Trump is chock full of rip-roaring anecdotes, jaw-dropp

The Uneasy Chair: A Biography of Bernard Devoto

The Uneasy Chair: A Biography of Bernard Devoto

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ISBN Code : 9780879052997
Book Author : Wallace Stegner
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Total Pages : 391

The Uneasy Chair: A Biography of Bernard Devoto Book Detail/ Review :

He was precocious, alert, intelligent, brash, challenging, irreverent, literary, self-conscious, insecure, often ostentatiously crude, sometimes insufferable, Wallace Stegner says of Bernard DeVoto, who, in the words of a childhood acquaintance, was also the ugliest, most disagreeable boy you ever saw. Between the disagreeable boy and the literary lion, a life unfolds,

Lenins Brother: The Origins of the October Revolution

Lenins Brother: The Origins of the October Revolution

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ISBN Code : 9780393070798
Book Author : Philip Pomper
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Total Pages : 359

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In 1886, Alexander Ulyanov, a brilliant biology student, joined a small group of students at St. Petersburg University to plot the assassination of Russia�s tsar. Known as �Second First March� for the date of their action, this group failed disastrously in their mission, and its leaders, Alexander included, were executed. History has largely forgotten Alexander, but for th

Freud: A Life for Our Time

Freud: A Life for Our Time

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ISBN Code : 9780393328615
Book Author : Peter Gay
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Total Pages : 453

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Norton celebrates the 150th anniversary of Freud�s birth by reissuing Peter Gay�s best-selling biography, featuring a new introduction.

My Autobiography

My Autobiography

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ISBN Code : 9780141011479
Book Author : Charlie Chaplin
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Total Pages : 384

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Born into a theatrical family, Charlie Chaplins father died of drink while his mother, unable to bear the poverty, suffered from bouts of insanity. All this did not hinder Chaplin from embarking on a film-making career which won him immeasurable success, as well as intense controversy. This biography, first published in 1964 was written almost entirely from memory by the

Bernard Berenson: A Life in the Picture Trade(Jewish Lives)

Bernard Berenson: A Life in the Picture Trade(Jewish Lives)

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ISBN Code : 9780300149425
Book Author : Rachel Cohen
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Total Pages : 357

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An illuminating new biography of the connoisseur who changed the art world and the way we see artWhen Gilded Age millionaires wanted to buy Italian Renaissance paintings, the expert whose opinion they sought was Bernard Berenson, with his vast erudition, incredible eye, and uncanny skill at attributing paintings. They visited Berenson at his beautiful Villa I Tatti, in th

Huey Long

Huey Long

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ISBN Code : 9780394747903
Book Author : T. Harry Williams
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Total Pages : 230

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Who was Huey Long? He was an extraordinary figure in American political history � a great natural politician who looked, and often seemed to behave, like a caricature of the redneck Southern politico. Yet, at the time of his death, he had become a serious rival to Franklin Roosevelt for the presidency. In this biography, the first full-scale analysis of Long, this intrigui

26 Fairmount Avenue(26 Fairmount Avenue 1)

26 Fairmount Avenue(26 Fairmount Avenue 1)

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ISBN Code : 9780698118645
Book Author : Tomie dePaola
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Total Pages : 482

26 Fairmount Avenue(26 Fairmount Avenue 1) Book Detail/ Review :

A Newbery Honor BookTomies family starts building their new house at 26 Fairmount Avenue in 1938, just as a hurricane hits town, starting off a busy, crazy year. Tomie has many adventures all his own, including eating chocolate with his Nana Upstairs, only to find out--the hard way--that they have eaten chocolate laxative. He tries to skip kindergarten when he finds out h

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