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The long-haired girl : a Chinese legend —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
1995
3 available of 3 items

Ah-mei challenges the God of Thunder so her parched village will have water for planting crops.

Dirt on their skirts : the story of the young women who won the world championship —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
1999
1 available of 1 items

Margaret experiences the excitement of watching the 1946 championship game of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League as it goes into extra innings.

The Lizzie Borden trial —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
1992
2 available of 2 items

A reconstruction of the Lizzie Borden trial, using testimony from edited transcripts of the trial, and during which the reader can assume the roles of judge and juror.

March on! the day my brother Martin changed the world : -- and more stories about African American history
DVD
2010
3 available of 3 items

March on!: Martin Luther King Jr.'s sister recalls the day she heard him deliver his "I have a dream" speech.

Freedom river —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom.

Escape from slavery : five journeys to freedom —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
1991
2 available of 2 items

Five accounts of black slaves who managed to escape to freedom during the period preceding the Civil War.

We are the many : a picture book of American Indians —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2002
2 available of 2 items

A collection of short, illustrated biographies of sixteen influential Native Americans, from Tisquantum, who helped the Pilgrims survive the winter of 1622, to Sherman Alexie, a contemporary poet, novelist, and screenwri...

No More! : stories and songs of slave resistance —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2002
1 available of 1 items

Chronicles the experiences of twelve African Americans who struggled to gain dignity and freedom from slavery; includes information on the different forms of slave resistance.

The secret seder —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2005
4 available of 4 items

During the Nazi occupation of France, a boy and his father slip out of their village and into the mountains, where they join a group of fellow Jews at a humble seder table.

John's secret dreams : the life of John Lennon —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2004
4 available of 4 items

Introduces the life of John Lennon who, as a member of the Beatles and as a solo artist, sought to make the world a better and more peaceful place than the one in which he was raised.

42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero —Rappaport, Doreen, author.
Book
2017
3 available of 3 items

An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.

The journey of Meng : a Chinese legend —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
1991
1 available of 1 items

A Chinese tale in which a woman goes in search of her husband who has been forced to be a slave for a cruel king.

Eleanor, quiet no more : the life of Eleanor Roosevelt —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2009
1 available of 1 items

A biography of Eleanor Roosevelt, the most socially and politically active -- and controversial -- First Lady America had ever seen. Ambassador, activist, and champion of civil rights, Eleanor Roosevelt changed the soul ...

Beyond courage the untold story of Jewish resistance during the Holocaust —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book On CD
2012
1 available of 1 items

Doreen Rappaport illuminates the defiance of tens of thousands of Jews across eleven Nazi-occupied countries during World War II.

Lady Liberty : a biography —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2008
1 available of 1 items

To dare mighty things : the life of Theodore Roosevelt —Rappaport, Doreen.
Book
2013
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"President Theodore Roosevelt is known as "the man with a plan," the "rough rider." His figure stands tall in American history; his legacy stretching him to larger-than-life proportions. But before his rise to fame, he ...

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