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The Resource Boys who rocked the world : heroes from King Tut to Bruce Lee, [edited by] Michelle Roehm McCann & the editors of Beyond Words Publishing ; interior illustrations, David Hahn

Boys who rocked the world : heroes from King Tut to Bruce Lee, [edited by] Michelle Roehm McCann & the editors of Beyond Words Publishing ; interior illustrations, David Hahn

Label
Boys who rocked the world : heroes from King Tut to Bruce Lee
Title
Boys who rocked the world
Title remainder
heroes from King Tut to Bruce Lee
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Michelle Roehm McCann & the editors of Beyond Words Publishing ; interior illustrations, David Hahn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Short profiles of famous men throughout history, from King Tut to Crazy Horse to Stan Lee to Shaun White
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
920.71
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
008-012
LC call number
CT107
LC item number
.B65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCann, Michelle Roehm
  • Beyond Words Publishing
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Heroes
  • Men
  • Boys
  • Heroes
  • Men
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Boys who rocked the world : heroes from King Tut to Bruce Lee, [edited by] Michelle Roehm McCann & the editors of Beyond Words Publishing ; interior illustrations, David Hahn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-247) and filmography (p. 247)
Contents
King Tutankhamun : Pharaoh -- Galileo Galilei : inventor and physicist -- Blaise Pascal : mathematician, scientist, and philosopher -- Kangxi : Emperor -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : composer -- John Quincy Adams : President, politician, and abolitionist -- Louis Braille : teacher and inventor -- Los Niños Héroes : soldiers -- Crazy Horse : warrior and leader -- Okita Soji : swordsman -- Thomas Alva Edison : inventor -- Chester Greenwood : inventor -- George Washington Carver : botanist -- Matthew Alexander Henson : explorer -- Pablo Picasso : artist -- Albert Einstein : physicist -- José Raúl Capablanca : chess player -- Salvatore Ferragamo : shoe designer -- Jesse Owens : athlete -- Nelson Mandela : activist -- Stan Lee : writer and illustrator -- Vidal Sassoon : hair stylist -- Mau Piailug : explorer -- The Dalai Lama : spiritual and political leader -- Elvis Presley : King of rock 'n' roll -- Bruce Lee : martial artist and actor -- Pelé : athlete -- Bob Dylan : singer -- Chico Mendes : activist -- Stephen King : writer -- Stevie Wonder : singer -- Matt Groening : cartoonist -- Yo-Yo Ma : cellist -- Bill Gates : software developer -- Steve Jobs : computer programmer and inventor -- Cameron Crowe : journalist and movie director -- Sherman Alexie : writer -- Will Smith : actor -- Tony Hawk : athlete -- Hrithik Roshan : actor -- The Black Eyed Peas : musicians -- Mark Zuckerberg : software developer -- Shaun White : athlete -- William Kamkwamba : inventor and engineer -- Om Prakash Gurjar : activist -- The Billy Elliot Boys : dancers
Control code
ocn769232462
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Aladdin/Beyond Words ed.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9781582703626
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011050719
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769232462
Label
Boys who rocked the world : heroes from King Tut to Bruce Lee, [edited by] Michelle Roehm McCann & the editors of Beyond Words Publishing ; interior illustrations, David Hahn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-247) and filmography (p. 247)
Contents
King Tutankhamun : Pharaoh -- Galileo Galilei : inventor and physicist -- Blaise Pascal : mathematician, scientist, and philosopher -- Kangxi : Emperor -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : composer -- John Quincy Adams : President, politician, and abolitionist -- Louis Braille : teacher and inventor -- Los Niños Héroes : soldiers -- Crazy Horse : warrior and leader -- Okita Soji : swordsman -- Thomas Alva Edison : inventor -- Chester Greenwood : inventor -- George Washington Carver : botanist -- Matthew Alexander Henson : explorer -- Pablo Picasso : artist -- Albert Einstein : physicist -- José Raúl Capablanca : chess player -- Salvatore Ferragamo : shoe designer -- Jesse Owens : athlete -- Nelson Mandela : activist -- Stan Lee : writer and illustrator -- Vidal Sassoon : hair stylist -- Mau Piailug : explorer -- The Dalai Lama : spiritual and political leader -- Elvis Presley : King of rock 'n' roll -- Bruce Lee : martial artist and actor -- Pelé : athlete -- Bob Dylan : singer -- Chico Mendes : activist -- Stephen King : writer -- Stevie Wonder : singer -- Matt Groening : cartoonist -- Yo-Yo Ma : cellist -- Bill Gates : software developer -- Steve Jobs : computer programmer and inventor -- Cameron Crowe : journalist and movie director -- Sherman Alexie : writer -- Will Smith : actor -- Tony Hawk : athlete -- Hrithik Roshan : actor -- The Black Eyed Peas : musicians -- Mark Zuckerberg : software developer -- Shaun White : athlete -- William Kamkwamba : inventor and engineer -- Om Prakash Gurjar : activist -- The Billy Elliot Boys : dancers
Control code
ocn769232462
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Aladdin/Beyond Words ed.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9781582703626
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011050719
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769232462

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