Books tagged: american heroes

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Beneath His Wings: The Plot To Murder Lindbergh
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,910. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
When Charles Lindbergh’s “Spirit of St. Louis” lifted off from Long Island on May 20, 1927, the world held its breath. His goal: be first to fly from New York to Paris. But the drums of war are beating again in Europe. His success will embarrass Germany and they are determined to sabotage him. Can the Allies protect him – and crush a German plot to seek revenge against America?
Amazing Americans: High-Interest Short Stories from America's Past
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Twenty-one high interest true short stories that feature exciting personalities from America’s past. Each personality made unique contributions to America, and their stories are recounted in exciting terms.
Jesse James - Ruthless Killer and Folk Hero
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
To some he was a handsome folk-hero representing the pioneering values of the Old West. To others he was a ruthless uneducated, hoodlum who killed at least half-a-dozen men, causing mayhem and fear wherever he went before dying at the hands of one of his own gang. This book recounts the strange double-life of Jesse James telling of the exploits that made him a Legend of the Old West.
American Heroes: Students Who Learn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book serves three purposes. First, to show how Jefferson’s concern about being educated to recognize tyranny against our democracy applies in our current generation. Second, to illustrate how current students must be our new heroes against that tyranny. Third, to give twenty study skills to help those students learn success principles.