Category: Biographies

Download E-books American Inaugurals Edition 1. (Individual Titles) PDF

By Kristen Woronoff

Get a special glimpse into our nation's background as you learn the speeches of America's maximum leaders, precisely as they have been brought. each one speech is preceded via an introductory, fact-filled part that comes with images, political historical past, and sidebars-all of which placed every one inauguration into transparent ancient point of view. the real personality of every president is published via his phrases and via the message he selected to carry on one of many country's most crucial days.

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Category: Biographies

Download E-books Henry Ford: The People's Carmaker (What's Their Story?) PDF

By Haydn Middleton

Henry Ford replaced the face of the fashionable international. The excellent luck of his "motor motor vehicle for the multitudes" remodeled and society, and made him the richest guy on the earth. His impressive tale levels from exhilarating good fortune to private unhappiness.

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Download E-books How to Analyze the Works of Stephenie Meyer (Essential Critiques) PDF

This name explores the inventive works of recognized novelist Stephanie Meyer. Books analyzed contain Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, and Breaking sunrise. transparent, entire textual content supplies historical past biographical details of Meyer. You Critique It characteristic invitations readers to investigate different artistic works all alone. A desk of contents, timeline, checklist of works, assets, resource notes, thesaurus, and an index also are incorporated. crucial evaluations is a sequence in crucial Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing corporation.

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Download E-books The Life of Carter G. Woodson: Father of African-American History (Legendary African Americans) PDF

By Robert F. Durden

The son of former slaves, Woodson grew to become the 1st student of African-American heritage, growing this box of collage research. He used to be additionally the writer of Negro historical past Week, which has now grown into Black historical past Month, celebrated national. The lifestyles and profession of this pioneering historian are exact during this name.

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Download E-books Devoted to Death: Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint PDF

By R. Andrew Chesnut

R. Andrew Chesnut bargains a desirable portrayal of Santa Muerte, a skeleton saint whose cult has attracted thousands of devotees over the last decade. even supposing condemned via mainstream church buildings, this people saint's supernatural powers entice thousands of Latin american citizens and immigrants within the U.S. Devotees think the Bony girl (as she is affectionately known as) to be the quickest and ideal miracle employee, and as such, her statuettes and paraphernalia now outsell these of the Virgin of Guadalupe and Saint Jude, different giants of Mexican religiosity. particularly, Chesnut exhibits Santa Muerte has turn into the shopper saint of drug traffickers, taking part in an incredible position as protector of peddlers of crystal meth and marijuana; DEA brokers and Mexican police frequently locate her altars within the secure homes of drug smugglers. but Saint dying performs different very important roles: she is a supernatural healer, love health professional, money-maker, attorney, and angel of dying. She has develop into definitely some of the most well known and strong saints on either the Mexican and American non secular landscapes.

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Download E-books Mythmaker: The Story of J.K. Rowling (Who Wrote That?) PDF

By Amy Sickels

Learn about the writers of well known kid's tales with the 'Who Wrote That?' sequence. each one publication supplies the lowdown on a well-liked writer, explaining their motivations and directory the books and characters they've got created. 'Did You Know?' bins spotlight attention-grabbing evidence concerning the authors.

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Category: Biographies

Category: Biographies

Download E-books 41 und 14: Meine unmögliche Liebe zu einem Teenager (Allgemeine Reihe. Bastei Lübbe Taschenbücher) (German Edition) PDF

By Renata Juras

Als Handball-Trainerin einer Nachwuchsmannschaft verliebt sich Renata Juras in ihren besten Spieler und er sich in sie. Die 41-jährige weiß, dass sie alles verlieren wird, wenn sie sich auf diese Liebe einlässt, doch sie folgt ihrem Herzen.

Was heimlich begann, wurde in Österreich zum Skandal, der die Schlagzeilen füllte. Sie verlor ihren activity, ihren Ruf und musste schließlich vor Gericht, weil ihr Geliebter minderjährig warfare. Trotzdem bereut sie nichts, denn ihre Liebe hält bis heute.

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