19 Results
19 Results
What are the Summer Olympics? —Herman, Gail, 1959- author.

Find out all about the Summer Olympics in this informative book.

Who was Levi Strauss? —Labrecque, Ellen, author.

"As a young working-class German immigrant, Levi Strauss left his family's dry goods business in New York City to journey out west for the California Gold Rush. Only Levi wasn't looking for gold: he wanted to provide the...

What is the World Cup? —Bader, Bonnie, 1961- author.

Describes the history of the soccer World Cup, covering clothing and equipment, host stadiums, the rules, qualifying to participate, and the most successful teams.

Who was H.J. Heinz? —Burgan, Michael, author.

"Learn how this son of German immigrants from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, turned his small food-packaging company into a booming business known for its fair treatment of workers and pioneering safe food preparation standar...

Who was Muhammad Ali? —Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author.

Presents the life of the legendary boxer who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing.

What was the Berlin Wall? —Medina, Nico, 1982- author.

Describes the history of the Berlin Wall, from its construction in 1961 to divide the city of Berlin to its destruction in 1989.

Who is Ralph Lauren? —O'Connor, Jane, author.

"The polo player with the raised mallet - everyone knows the Ralph Lauren logo. Now readers can learn the amazing story of the man who is a true American fashion icon. Born in the Bronx, even as a teenager Ralph Lauren w...

Who was P.T. Barnum? —Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie), author.

Recounts the life of P.T. Barnum, the legendary showman who transformed the American circus into a popular phenomenon.

Who is Dolly Parton? —Kelley, True, author.

"Born in a little cabin in Tennessee, Dolly Parton always dreamed big, and she was right to! She wrote her first song at age five and became a country music star by the time she was in her early twenties. Of course, her ...

Who is Stevie Wonder? —Gigliotti, Jim, author.

"Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom"

What was the Berlin Wall? —Medina, Nico, 1982- author.

Describes the history of the Berlin Wall, from its construction in 1961 to divide the city of Berlin to its destruction in 1989.

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