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Author Hearst, Michael, 1972- author.

Title Extraordinary people : a semi-comprehensive guide to some of the world's most fascinating individuals / written by Michael Hearst ; illustrated by Aaron Scamihorn.

Publication Info. San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2015]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 920 HEA    Available

Description 110 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Uncommon compendiums
Hearst, Michael, 1972- Uncommon compendiums.
Summary "Brief and humorous biographies of fascinating people"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Alicia Alonso -- P. T. Barnum -- Ibn Battuta -- Heraclio Bernal -- Manute Bol & Spud Webb -- Alexander Calder -- George Washington Carver -- Charlie Chaplin -- Julia Child -- Jeanne De Clisson -- Bessie Coleman -- Jacques Cousteau -- Marie Curie -- Wag Dodge -- Bobby Fischer -- Terry Fox -- Benjamin Franklin -- Buckminster Fuller -- Vincenzo Galilei -- Jane Goodall -- Temple Grandin -- Hetty Green -- Hildegard of Bingen -- Harry Houdini -- William Kamkwamba -- Helen Keller & Anne Sullivan -- Billie Jean King -- Evel Knievel -- Sergei Korolev -- Minakata Kumagusu -- Bruce Lee -- Edward Leedskalnin -- Stagecoach Mary -- Sir, Alfred Mehran -- Kevin Mitnick -- Rodney Mullen -- Otzi the Iceman -- Sam Patch -- George Plimpton -- Alain Robert -- Fred Rogers -- Deion Sanders -- Roy Sullivan -- Nikola Tesla -- Helen Thayer -- Leon Theremin -- Mark Twain -- Ruth Wakefield -- Larry Walters -- Malala Yousafzai.
Language Text in English.
Subject Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Scamihorn, Aaron, illustrator.
ISBN 9781452127095 (hardback)
1452127093 (hardback)

 
    
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