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The Biography of Philip Reid: Historical Fiction By Eugene Walton
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Slaves made up half of the workforce that built the U.S. Capitol. The most famous of these was Philip Reid, who supervised the bronze casting of the Statue of Freedom atop the Capitol’s... More > dome.. The story of Philip Reid begins with his African heritage, steeped in the Yoruba culture of sculpture and metal casting. Philip’s life as a slave in America is covered in his birth and rearing in Charleston, and his purchase by Clark Mills, the Washington foundry owner who had the contract to cast the Statue of Freedom. This is the story of how Philip, a slave, came to supervise the bronze casting of The Statue of Freedom while enduring the disappointments of American slavery. Philip Reid’s enslavement is ended by the Washington, D.C. Emancipation Proclamation. He becomes a respected member of Washington’s Free Black society, establishes his own business and marries an educated Free Black on the very same day that the Statue of Freedom was raised to the Capitol dome.< Less
The Biography of Philip Reid: Historical Fiction By Eugene Walton
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Slaves made up half of the workforce that built the U.S. Capitol. The most famous of these was Philip Reid, who supervised the bronze casting of the Statue of Freedom atop the Capitol’s... More > dome.. The story of Philip Reid begins with his African heritage, steeped in the Yoruba culture of sculpture and metal casting. Philip’s life as a slave in America is covered in his birth and rearing in Charleston, and his purchase by Clark Mills, the Washington foundry owner who had the contract to cast the Statue of Freedom. This is the story of how Philip, a slave, came to supervise the bronze casting of The Statue of Freedom while enduring the disappointments of American slavery. Philip Reid’s enslavement is ended by the Washington, D.C. Emancipation Proclamation. He becomes a respected member of Washington’s Free Black society, establishes his own business and marries an educated Free Black on the very same day that the Statue of Freedom was raised to the Capitol dome.< Less
Brief Biographies By David J. Cuff
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Actors, artists, athletes, and activists…statesmen, musicians, explorers and scientists. Some are unpopular, but only a few. Some bios are fictional, but most ring true.
Herman Hoeksema: A Theological Biography By Patrick Baskwell
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The historic development of the theology of Herman Hoeksema presented as a biography by Dr.Patrick Baskwell. Theology Professor at ST. Petersburg Theological Seminary - 334 pages paperback
Herman Hoeksema: A Theological Biography By Patrick Baskwell
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The historic development of the theology of Herman Hoeksema presented as a biography by Dr.Patrick Baskwell. Theology Professor at ST. Petersburg Theological Seminary - 334 pages paperback
Lewis and Clark: Biography and Plays By Dr. Sherri Dobbs Santos
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Lewis and Clark: Biography and Plays introduces young readers to the lives of the brave explorers Lewis and Clark. Targeting students in grades K-2, this edition contains a Lewis and Clark biography... More > written on three reading levels and also three versions of a play in which Lewis and Clark visit a teacher and three of her students. Lewis and Clark teaches them about their lives and talks about their historic expedition to the Pacific Ocean. The plays are written on three levels which are identified by one of three symbols: Star = kindergarten level, Smiley Face = first grade level, and Heart = second grade level. Sight word and vocabulary lists and reading tests are also included. It's like having six books in one! Perfect for teachers wanting to differentiate instruction!< Less
TED BRAUN THE BIOGRAPHY By TED BRAUN
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TED BRAUN is a writer of Italian descent, born in Milan on July 16, 1966. After graduating in 1986, he decided to move to Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, where he lived until the end of the 80s in... More > this old house. Following a brief spell in Germany, Pforzheim, in the Bavarian, he moved to the United States, in Miami working for the shipping company Princess Cruise and later in the Caribbean colonies between British, Dutch and French. His creative inclination leads him to the realization of eighty titles divided into genres diversified among them, The site of Ted Braun, collects all the production. Back in Italy, a serious car accident forced him to bed for almost a year. While recovering, mature an innovative narrative style marked by dialogue, limiting as far as possible the description "off". The author devotes constant interest in the historical research of Nazism esoteric and new theories concerning the physics space-which are the main topic covered by BRAUN in his novels.< Less
TED BRAUN BIOGRAPHY By TED BRAUN
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TED BRAUN is a writer of Italian descent, born in Milan on July 16, 1966. After graduating in 1986, he decided to move to Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, where he lived until the end of the 80s. His... More > creative inclination leads him to the realization of eighty titles divided into genres diversified. Back in Italy, a serious car accident forced him to bed for almost a year. While recovering, mature an innovative narrative style marked by dialogue, limiting as far as possible the description "off". At the end of the long convalescence, he began working at a hotel in downtown Milan, from where will emerge the inspiration for a novel CONCIERGE somehow linked to many other subjects the author. All works of fiction by Ted Braun, can be viewed in this nice video presentation dedicated to him. The author devotes constant interest in the historical research of Nazism esoteric and new theories concerning the physics space-which are the main topic covered by BRAUN in his novels.< Less
Historic Heroes A to Z By Amelie McGrath
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Who are your heroes? Be inspired by this alphabet collection of short biographies paying tribute to an amazing variety of individuals from around the world. Their lives and contributions have... More > changed history and impacted all of us in one way or another.< Less
Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C.: A Historical Biography Study Guide By BookRags.com
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Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C.: A Historical Biography Study Guide consists of approx. 29 pages of summaries and analysis on Alexander ofMacedon, 356-323 B.C.: A Historical Biography by Peter... More > Green.< Less