AUTHOR: Jess M. Brallier / DESCRIPTION: Traces the life and work of the famous physicist,from his childhood in Germany through the development of his theories of relativity to his campaign for peace a..
AUTHOR: Dana Meachen Rau, Who HQ / DESCRIPTION: Presents an account of the life of the Mexican American labor activist who helped organize the migrant farm workers and establish a union to fight for t..
AUTHOR: Deborah Hopkinson / DESCRIPTION: Describes how Charles Darwin's passion for the natural world fueled his groundbreaking ideas on evolution and changed people's understanding of the natural wor..
AUTHOR: Bonnie Bader / DESCRIPTION: Offers insight into the historical events that prompted Columbus' efforts to establish new trade routes to the Indies,his struggles to obtain financial support for ..
AUTHOR: Stephanie Spinner / DESCRIPTION: Profiles the life and accomplishments of Clara Barton,a teacher who organized efforts to bring nursing care to wounded soldiers during the Civil War and who we..
AUTHOR: M. D. Payne, Who HQ / DESCRIPTION: How did a working-class young man from Washington,DCturn the music world on its head and become the Master Of Jazz? Find out in this addition to the Who HQ l..
AUTHOR: April Jones Prince / DESCRIPTION: Illustrated biographies featuring a range of fascinating figures from history (and current figures,too!) provide great information and entertainment through s..