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Usborne true stories of heroes
Usborne true stories of heroes
Dowswell, Paul2015
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Describes the events and lives of many men and women who have inspired others through their bravery, spirit, integrity, or resolve, many taking huge risks, and placing their lives on the line for others.
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Imprint:
London : Usborne, 2015.
Collation:
141 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Series title:
Notes:
Previous edition: 2007.
Contents:
Catastrophe at Chernobyl -- 12 seconds from death -- Odette's ordeal -- Helicopter heroes -- Punching a hole in the sky -- Animal heroes -- Stauffenberg's secret Germany -- Alexie Stakhanov, Soviet superstar -- Blackbeard meets his match -- Owens 4, master race 0 -- Rubble and strife in battlefield Beirut -- Cosmonaut number one -- Death or glory for the "last gladiator."
ISBN:
9781409593522
Dewey class:
363.3481
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryJunior People and PlacesJ 363.3481 DOWAvailable
Sandringham LibraryJunior People and PlacesJ 363.3481 DOWUnavailable due to Sandringham Library Building Project until the end of 2020. (Set: 14 Jul 2019)
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