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Title Boys who rocked the world / [edited by] Michelle Roehm McCann and the editors of Beyond Words Publishing. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. New York : Aladdin ; Hillsboro, Or. : Beyond Words, c2012.
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Description 1 online resource (250 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-247) and index.
Contents King Tutankhamun : Pharaoh -- Galileo Galilei : Inventor and Physicist -- Blaise Pascal : Mathematician, Scientist, and Philosopher -- Kangxi : Emperor -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Composer -- John Quincy Adams : President, Politician, and Abolitionist -- Louis Braille : Teacher and Inventor -- Los Niños Héroes : Soldiers -- Crazy Horse : Warrior and Leader -- Okita Soji : Swordsman -- Thomas Alva Edison : Inventor -- Chester Greenwood : Inventor -- George Washington Carver : Botanist -- Matthew Alexander Henson : Explorer -- Pablo Picasso : Artist -- Albert Einstein : Physicist -- José Raúl Capablanca : Chess Player -- Salvatore Ferragamo : Shoe Designer -- Jesse Owens : Athlete -- Nelson Mandela : Activist -- Stan Lee : Writer and Illustrator -- Vidal Sassoon : Hair Stylist -- Mau Piailug : Explorer -- The Dalai Lama : Spiritual and Political Leader -- Elvis Presley : King of Rock n Roll -- Bruce Lee : Martial Artist and Actor -- Pelé : Athlete -- Bob Dylan : Singer -- Chico Mendes : Activist -- Stephen King : Writer -- Stevie Wonder : Singer -- Matt Groening : Cartoonist -- Yo-Yo Ma : Musician -- Bill Gates : Software Developer -- Cameron Crowe : Journalist and Movie Director -- Sherman Alexie : Writer -- Will Smith : Actor -- Tony Hawk : Athlete -- Hrithik Roshan : Actor -- The Black Eyed Peas : Musicians -- Mark Zuckerberg : Software Developer -- Shaun White : Athlete -- William Kamkwamba : Inventor, Engineer -- Om Prakash Gurjar : Activist -- The Billy Elliot Boys : Dancers.
Summary Short profiles of famous young men throughout history, from King Tut to Crazy Horse to Stan Lee to Shaun White.
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 7.7 12 170976
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.7 12 170976
Subject Boys -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Heroes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Men -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Boys -- Biography.
Heroes -- Biography.
Men -- Biography.
Boys (OCoLC)fst00837358
Heroes (OCoLC)fst00955558
Men (OCoLC)fst01015978
Genre Biography (OCoLC)fst01423686
Juvenile works (OCoLC)fst01411637
Electronic books.
Added Author McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968-
Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Boys who rocked the world 9781582703312 (DLC) 2011050719 (OCoLC)769232462
ISBN 9781442454569 electronic bk.
1442454563 electronic bk.
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