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Product Description: An inspiring illustrated history of a century of great women and their impact on the world. Many of the world’s greatest pioneers, record-breakers, and achievers over the last century were women. This anthology highlights some of the most accomplished women in the fields of sports, the arts, politics, social justice, and the sciences, in five accessible chapters...read more

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9782080300911 | Flammarion, November 16, 2010, cover price $17.98 | About this edition: An inspiring illustrated history of a century of great women and their impact on the world.

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Product Description: Dare to Dream tells the stories of sixteen people whose lives began typical and average, but through their cooperation with God-given virtues and along with courage and perseverance achieved a status that truly made them somebodiesthat is, people to inspire others to reach their own full human potential...read more

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9781594712012 | Ave Maria Pr, June 1, 2009, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Dare to Dream tells the stories of sixteen people whose lives began typical and average, but through their cooperation with God-given virtues and along with courage and perseverance achieved a status that truly made them somebodiesthat is, people to inspire others to reach their own full human potential.

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9780061143175 | Reprint edition (Perennial, December 1, 2008), cover price $15.99 | also contains Heroes: From Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and De Gaulle

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9781433206610 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2007), cover price $29.95

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Addresses the subject of heroism as embodied by men and women from a variety of cultures and historic periods, profiling such diverse subjects as Joan of Arc, Abraham Lincoln, Marilyn Monroe, and Pope John Paul II.

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9780061143168 | Harpercollins, December 1, 2007, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Addresses the subject of heroism as embodied by men and women from a variety of cultures and historic periods, profiling such diverse subjects as Joan of Arc, Abraham Lincoln, Marilyn Monroe, and Pope John Paul II.

Paperback:

9780061143175 | Reprint edition (Perennial, December 1, 2008), cover price $15.99 | also contains Heroes: From Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar to Churchill and De Gaulle

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433206603 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2007), cover price $19.95

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9781433206597 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2007), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this enlightening and entertaining work, Paul Johnson continues his engaging history series.

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What is it that makes some men and women take difficult decisions and do the right thing against the odds when easier and far less dangerous alternatives are open to them? Why is it that some people have the courage to dare? This book answers these questions by exploring the lives of eight outstanding twentieth-century figures.

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9781602860223 | Perseus Books Group, May 6, 2008, cover price $24.95
9780747565321 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, June 1, 2007, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: What is it that makes some men and women take difficult decisions and do the right thing against the odds when easier and far less dangerous alternatives are open to them?

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9781602860759 | Reprint edition (Perseus Books Group, May 5, 2009), cover price $15.95
9780747593317 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, July 7, 2008, cover price $14.65

In this enlightening and entertaining work, Paul Johnson continues his engaging history series. As he has done in previous books, he approaches the subject of heroism by example. Here are men and women from every age, walk of life, and corner of the world who have inspired and transformed their cultures and the world itself.Heroes includes: Samson, Judith, and Deborah; Alexander and Caesar; Henry V and Joan of Arc; Thomas More, Lady Jane Grey, and Mary Queen of Scots; Elizabeth I and Walter Raleigh; George Washington, the Duke of Wellington, and Lord Nelson; Emily Dickinson; Abraham Lincoln and Robert E. Lee; Winston Churchill and Charles de Gaulle; Mae West and Marilyn Monroe; Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher, and Pope John Paul II.
By James Adams (narrator) and Paul Johnson

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433206580 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2007), cover price $63.00 | About this edition: In this enlightening and entertaining work, Paul Johnson continues his engaging history series.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781433206573 | Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2007, cover price $54.95

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Product Description: Here is a collection of stories of some of the most famous women in history who overstepped the marks of their contemporaries, often earning them undying admiration.
By Gemma Alexander (editor)

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9780785815464 | Castle, August 1, 2002, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Here is a collection of stories of some of the most famous women in history who overstepped the marks of their contemporaries, often earning them undying admiration.

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This compendium of outrageous and bold women covers the world's most colorful courtesans, femme fatales, concubines, bandits, and war heroines--everyone from Lucrezia Borgia to Madonna. Original.
By Gemma Alexander (editor)

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9780786706952 | Running Pr Book Pub, August 11, 1999, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Celebrates the lives and accomplishments of such notable women as Cleopatra, Clara Bow, Boadicea, Emmeline Pankhurst, Anne Bonney, Mme.

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Product Description: A photographic parade of great historic tanks -- with over 200 styles and models on display in vivid color, some so rare you'll never see them in antique military exhibitions! Others showcase the "land crabs" of World War I, the more than 1,300 Iraqi tanks swiftly destroyed during Operation Desert Storm, and tanks of all countries in World War II and Korea...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781854093974 | Arms & Armour, August 1, 1998, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A photographic parade of great historic tanks -- with over 200 styles and models on display in vivid color, some so rare you'll never see them in antique military exhibitions!

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Profiles two hundred real and fictional women who made their feminist mark in the last century through courage, strength, and individuality, and includes Emma Peel, Rosa Parks, Tina Turner, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Miss Marple, among others. Original. 25,000 first printing. Tour. IP. (view table of contents)

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9781573241281 | Conari Pr, May 1, 1998, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents portraits of real and fictional role models for women, from sports, science, politics, and entertainment, including Dian Fossey, Aretha Franklin, Joan Baez, Anita Hill, and Agent Dana Scully

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Providing portraits of fifty diverse and outstanding women throughout the last two thousand years, a biographical treasury includes such women as Joan of Arc, mother Theresa, Cleopatra, and Golda Meir.

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9780517140840 | Crescent Books, September 1, 1995, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Providing portraits of fifty diverse and outstanding women throughout the last two thousand years, a biographical treasury includes such women as Joan of Arc, mother Theresa, Cleopatra, and Golda Meir.

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist profiles twenty-five unforgettable individuals who have inspired his admiration, including Malcolm X, Robert Kennedy, and Sister Huang Roushan, among others. 25,000 first printing. $25,000 ad/promo.

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9780802712172 | Walker & Co, June 1, 1993, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist profiles twenty-five unforgettable individuals who have inspired his admiration, including Malcolm X, Robert Kennedy, and Sister Huang Roushan, among others

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A collection of stories drawn from myth and legend, history and folklore, celebrates the courage, intelligence, boldness, forcefulness, and strength of extraordinary women--from Aphrodite to Pocahantas.
By Robert R. Ingpen (illustrator) and H. M. Saxby

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9780872263482 | Reprint edition (Peter Bedrick Books, July 1, 1992), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories drawn from myth and legend, history, and folklore, celebrates the courage, intelligence, boldness, and strength of extraordinary women

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