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The Resource Biography Today : Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers, Volume 1, Issue 1, January 1992, Laurie Lanzen Harris, Ed

Biography Today : Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers, Volume 1, Issue 1, January 1992, Laurie Lanzen Harris, Ed

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Biography Today : Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers, Volume 1, Issue 1, January 1992
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Biography Today
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Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers, Volume 1, Issue 1, January 1992
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Laurie Lanzen Harris, Ed
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eng
Summary
This is the first issue of a new quarterly periodical designed to provide young students (9 and above) with biographies/profiles of well-known people in a story-telling format that are more appealing and interesting than those found in more comprehensive and encyclopedic biographical dictionaries. The first issue features profiles of the following persons: Paula Abdul, Larry Bird, Judy Blume, Berke Breathed, Barbara Bush, George Bush, Bill Cosby, Mikhail Gorbachev, Steffi Graf, Wayne Gretzky, Matt Groening, Hammer, Martin Handford, Lee Iacocca, Bo Jackson, Steven Jobs, Michael Jordan, Madeleine L'Engle, Nelson Mandela, Thurgood Marshall, Ann M. Martin, Luke Perry, Colin Powell Sally Ride, Pete Rose, H. Norman Schwarzkopf, Dr. Seuss, Clarence Thomas, and Bill Waterson. The profiles include the following categories of information: birth, youth, early memories, education, first job, major influences, choosing a career, career highlights, marriage and family, writings, honors and awards, further reading, and address. (DB)
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Students
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  • Harris, Laurie Lanzen
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  • Biographies
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Biography Today : Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers, Volume 1, Issue 1, January 1992, Laurie Lanzen Harris, Ed
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Availability: Omnigraphics Inc., Penobscot Building, Detroit, MI 48226 ($42 per year, 3-4 issues).
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1 online resource (177 pages)
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online
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Access rights: Yes.
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9781558887619
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1058-2347
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remote
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(OCoLC)1028723168
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Biography Today : Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers, Volume 1, Issue 1, January 1992, Laurie Lanzen Harris, Ed
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Publication
Note
Availability: Omnigraphics Inc., Penobscot Building, Detroit, MI 48226 ($42 per year, 3-4 issues).
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access rights: Yes.
Isbn
9781558887619
Issn
1058-2347
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028723168

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