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    Book 3
    Book 3

    Who Was Albert Einstein?

    Everyone has heard of Albert Einstein but what exactly did he do? How much do kids really know about Albert Einstein bes... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Who Was: Harriet Tubman?

    Born a slave in Maryland, Harriet Tubman knew first-hand what it meant to be someone's property; she was whipped by owne... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    Who Was Helen Keller?

    At age two, Helen Keller became deaf and blind. She lived in a world of silence and darkness and she spent the rest of h... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt?

    For a long time, the main role of First Ladies was to act as hostesses of the White House...until Eleanor Roosevelt. Bo... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Who Was Leonardo da Vinci?

    Leonardo da Vinci was a gifted painter, talented musician, and dedicated scientist and inventor, designing flying machin... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Who Was King Tut?

    Ever since Howard Carter uncovered King Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922, the young pharaoh has become a symbol of the wealth ... More

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    Who Was William Shakespeare?

    The beloved plays of Shakespeare are still produced everywhere, yet the life of the world's most famous playwright remai... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Who Was Marco Polo?

    Marco Polo was seventeen when he set out for China ...and forty-one when he came back! More than seven hundred years ago... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

    The story of one of the most influential civil rights activist of our time. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was only... More

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    Book 24
    Book 24

    Who Was Neil Armstrong?

    On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and, to an audience of over 450 million people, proclaimed his step... More

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    Book 29
    Book 29

    Who Is Barack Obama?

    As the world now knows, Barack Obama has made history as our first African-American president. With black-and-white illu... More

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    Book 32
    Book 32

    Who Was Rosa Parks?

    In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act t... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    Who Is J.K. Rowling?

    In 1995, on a four hour delayed train from Manchester to London, J. K. Rowling conceived of the idea of a boy wizard nam... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    Who Was Christopher Columbus?

    In this exciting new WHO WAS...? Biography, children will learn of Christopher Columbus' early life at sea, which led hi... More

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    Book 43
    Book 43

    Who Is Michelle Obama?

    Born into a close knit family in Chicago, Michelle Robinson was a star student who graduated from Princeton and Harvard ... More

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    Book 44
    Book 44

    Who Was Davy Crockett?

    Davy Crockett, the King of the Wild Frontier, is a man of legend. He is said to have killed his first bear when he was t... More

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    Who Was Frida Kahlo?

    You can always recognize a painting by Kahlo because she is in nearly all--with her black braided hair and colorful Mexi... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    Who Was Ernest Shackleton?

    As a boy he preferred reading sea stories to doing homework and, at age 16, became an apprentice seaman. Subsequently, E... More

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    Book 51
    Book 51

    Who Was Nelson Mandela?

    As a child he dreamt of changing South Africa; as a man he changed the world. Nelson Mandela spent his life battling ap... More

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    Book 61
    Book 61

    Who Was Queen Victoria?

    Her reign of 63 years and seven months is known as the Victorian Era, a period of industrial, cultural, scientific, and ... More

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    Book 62
    Book 62

    Who Was Muhammad Ali?

    He would go on to become the first and only three-time (in succession) World Heavyweight Champion. Nicknamed "The Greate... More

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    Book 64
    Book 64

    Who Was Marie Curie?

    Born in Warsaw, Poland, on November 7, 1867, Marie Curie was forbidden to attend the male-only University of Warsaw, so ... More

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    Book 68
    Book 68

    Who Was Isaac Newton?

    Isaac Newton was always a loner, preferring to spend his time contemplating the mysteries of the universe. When the plag... More

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    Book 69
    Book 69

    Who Was Julius Caesar?

    Born in Rome in 100 BC, he quickly climbed the ladder of Roman politics, making allies - and enemies - along the way. Hi... More

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    Book 71
    Book 71

    Who Was Gandhi?

    Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in 1869 in British-occupied India. Though he studied law in London and spent his ear... More

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    Book 72
    Book 72

    Who Was Genghis Khan?

    Named Temujin at birth by his nomadic family in early Mongolia, the great Genghis Khan used his skill and cunning to cre... More

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    Book 73
    Book 73

    Who Was Alfred Hitchcock?

    Known as one of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Alfred Hitchcock's unique vision in movies like Psycho and ... More

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    Book 74
    Book 74

    Who Was Betsy Ross?

    Born the eighth of seventeen children in Philadelphia, Betsy Ross lived in a time when the American colonies were yearni... More

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    Book 75
    Book 75

    Who Was Stan Lee?

    Stanley Lieber was just seventeen when he got his first job at Timely Comics in 1939. Since then, the man now known as S... More

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    Book 76
    Book 76

    Who Was Sitting Bull?

    No one knew the boy they called "Jumping Badger" would grow to become a great leader. Born on the banks of the Yellowsto... More

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    Book 78
    Book 78

    Who Was Andy Warhol?

    Working in the aptly named "Factory," Warhol's paintings, movies, and eccentric lifestyle blurred the lines between pop ... More

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    Book 79
    Book 79

    Who Was Charles Dickens?

    As a child, Charles Dickens worked in a shoe polish factory where his gritty surroundings inspired some of the most memo... More

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    Book 80
    Book 80

    Who Was Frederick Douglass?

    Born into slavery in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass was determined to gain freedom--and once he realized that know... More

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    Book 82
    Book 82

    Who Was Galileo?

    Like Michelangelo, Galileo is another Renaissance great known just by his first name. A name that is synonymous with sci... More

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    Book 83
    Book 83

    Who Was Jesus?

    This fascinating addition to our best-selling Who Was...? Series presents young readers with a biography that covers wha... More

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    Book 85
    Book 85

    Who Was Winston Churchill?

    Born into aristocracy, Churchill cut his teeth as a young army officer in British India, the Sudan, and the Second Boer ... More

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    Book 88
    Book 88

    Who Was Mother Teresa?

    Born a humble girl in what is now Albania, Agnes Bojaxhiu lived a charitable life. She pledged herself to a religious or... More

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    Book 91
    Book 91

    Who Was J. R. R. Tolkien?

    Best known for his epic Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien was born in British-occupied South Afri... More

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    Book 92
    Book 92

    Who Was Beatrix Potter?

    Born into wealth in 1860's London, Beatrix Potter always had a vivid imagination. Her early interests included natural h... More

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    Book 93
    Book 93

    Who Was Edgar Allan Poe?

    Filled with broken hearts and black ravens, Edgar Allan Poe's ghastly tales have delighted readers for centuries. Born i... More

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    Book 94
    Book 94

    Who Is Malala Yousafzai?

    Malala Yousafzai was a girl who loved to learn but was told that girls would no longer be allowed to go to school. She w... More

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    Book 96
    Book 96

    Who Were the Brothers Grimm?

    Known as the keepers of modern-day fairy tales, The Brothers Grimm are as legendary as their stories. Jacob and Wilhelm ... More

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    Book 97
    Book 97

    Who Is Richard Branson?

    What would you do with a billion dollars? This question gets a definitive answer from billionaire Richard Branson: do ev... More

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    Book 98
    Book 98

    Who Is (Your Name Here)?: The Story of My Life

    Each illustrated spread focuses on different topics - from birth and the toddler years up to the present and dreams for ... More

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    Book 101
    Book 101

    Who Was Marie Antoinette?

    From the palaces of Austria to the mirrored halls of Versailles, Marie Antoinette led a charmed life. She was born into ... More

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    Book 104
    Book 104

    Who Was Blackbeard?

    Though much of his early life remains a mystery, Blackbeard most likely began his life as Edward Teach in the sailing po... More

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    Book 105
    Book 105

    Who Was George Washington Carver?

    Born in 1860s Missouri, nobody expected George Washington Carver to succeed. Slaves were not allowed to be educated. Aft... More

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    Book 106
    Book 106

    Who Was Sojourner Truth?

    Almost 100 years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat, Sojourner Truth was mistreated by a streetcar conduc... More

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    Book 108
    Book 108

    Who Was Charles Darwin?

    Charles Darwin was the ground-breaking scientist whose theory of evolution changed our understanding of the natural worl... More

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    Book 109
    Book 109

    Who Was Anne Frank?

    In her incredible diary, Anne Frank revealed the challenges of a youth spent forced into hiding by Hitler's Nazi regime... More

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    Book 112
    Book 112

    Who Was Maya Angelou?

    Born in Missouri in 1928, Maya Angelou had a difficult childhood. Jim Crow laws segregated blacks and whites in the Sout... More

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    Book 113
    Book 113

    Who Was Joan of Arc?

    Joan of Arc was born in a small French village during the worst period of the Hundred Years' War. For generations, Franc... More

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    Book 114
    Book 114

    Who Is Elton John?

    How does a little boy from the London suburbs named Reginald Kenneth Dwight grow up to become one of the biggest pop sta... More

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    Book 115
    Book 115

    Who Was Alexander the Great?

    When Alexander was a boy in ancient Macedon, he already had grand ambitions. He complained that his father, the great ki... More

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    Book 121
    Book 121

    Who Is Stevie Wonder?

    Stevie Wonder is one of the most successful singer-songwriter-musicians of our time. Signing his first record deal when ... More

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    Book 123
    Book 123

    Who Was Charlie Chaplin?

    Charlie Chaplin sang on a London stage for the first time at the age of five. Performing proved to be his salvation, pro... More

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    Book 126
    Book 126

    Who Was Cesar Chavez?

    Learn more about Cesar Chavez, the famous Latino American civil rights activist. When he was young, Cesar and his... More

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    Book 128
    Book 128

    Who Are the Rolling Stones?

    Follow the bad boys of rock and roll from their beginnings in London to their unparalleled success around the world. ... More

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    Book 129
    Book 129

    Who Was Princess Diana?

    A shy twenty-year-old girl stepped out of a horse drawn coach and into the world spotlight, capturing the imagination of... More

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    Book 130
    Book 130

    Who Was Pete Seeger?

    Pete Seeger was an American folk musician and social activist whose outspoken songs about freedom and justice got him ... More

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    Book 131
    Book 131

    Who Was Bob Marley?

    Bob Marley was a reggae superstar who is considered to be one of the most influential musicians of all time. Born in rur... More

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    Book 133
    Book 133

    Who Is Pope Francis?

    Jorge Mario Bergoglio, aka Pope Francis, from Argentina, is the first Jesuit pope, the first from the Americas, and the ... More

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    Book 134
    Book 134

    Who Are Venus and Serena Williams?

    The dynamic story of the Williams sisters, both top-ranked professional tennis players. Venus and Serena Williams... More

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    Book 135
    Book 135

    Who Was Fidel Castro?

    After overthrowing Fuigencia Batista in 1959, Fidel Castro became the leader of an island country only ninety miles away... More

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    Book 137
    Book 137

    Who Was Lewis Carroll?

    Lewis Carroll is the pen name of Charles L. Dodgson, a mathematician and church deacon, who taught at Oxford University.... More

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    Book 138
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    Book 139
    Book 139

    Who Was Chuck Jones?

    Charles Martin "Chuck" Jones was an American animator, cartoon artist, screenwriter, producer, and director of many clas... More

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    Book 140
    Book 140

    Who Was Jane Austen?

    Although Jane Austen's works were first published anonymously and brought her little personal recognition, today they ar... More

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    Book 141
    Book 141

    Who Was Coretta Scott King?

    Here's a gripping portrait of a smart, remarkable woman. Growing up in Alabama, Coretta Scott King graduated valedictori... More

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    Book 142
    Book 142

    Knock! Knock! Who Was There?

    Over 300 side-splitting jokes based on the New York Times best-selling series. If you want to know exactly wh... More

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    Book 143
    Book 143

    Who Was Booker T. Washington?

    African American educator, author, speaker, and advisor to presidents of the United States, Booker Taliaferro Washington... More

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    Book 144
    Book 144

    Who Was Henry VIII?

    Mainly remembered for his six marriages and his self-appointment as the "Supreme Head of the Church of England," Henry V... More

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    Book 145
    Book 145

    Who Was Aretha Franklin?

    There is only one QUEEN OF SOUL! Discover why Aretha Franklin garners so much R-E-S-P-E-C-T. Aretha Franklin was ... More

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    Book 146
    Book 146

    Who Was Aretha Franklin?

    Aretha Franklin is a musical and cultural icon who created an amazing legacy spanning six decades! Born in Memphis, Tenn... More

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    Book 147
    Book 147

    Who Is the Dalai Lama?

    Two-year-old Lhamo Thondup never imagined he would be anything other than an ordinary child, but after undergoing a seri... More

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    Book 148
    Book 148

    Who HQ 3-Book Collection: Inventors

    Now available from the creators of the New York Times Best-Selling Who Was? series: a box set that celebrates the ... More

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    Book 149
    Book 149

    Who HQ 3-Book Collection: Presidents

    Now available from the creators of the New York Times Best-Selling Who Was? series: a box set that celebrates the ... More

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    Book 150
    Book 150

    Who Was Leif Erikson?

    Leif Erikson was born to be an explorer. His father, Erik the Red, had established the first European settlement in pres... More

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    Book 151
    Book 151

    Who Is Pele?

    His parents may have named him Edson Arantes do Nascimento, but to the rest of the world, he is known as Pele. The now-r... More

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    Book 152
    Book 152

    Who Was Selena?

    As a young girl, Selena Quintanilla sang in a band called Selena y Los Dinos with her brother and sister. The family per... More

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    Book 153
    Book 153

    Who Were the Tuskegee Airmen?

    During World War II, black Americans were fighting for their country and for freedom in Europe, yet they had to endure a... More

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    Book 154
    Book 154

    The Who Was? Activity Book

    Can you paint like Picasso? Write like Shakespeare? Solve a puzzle as fast as Einstein? Go head-to-head with your favour... More

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    Book 155
    Book 155

    Who Is Judy Blume?

    Readers adore Judy Blume for her personal stories about the journey from childhood to adolescence. She has always been a... More

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    Book 156
    Book 156

    Who Is Bono?

    By age 16, Paul David Hewson was such a good singer that he had earned the nickname "Bono Vox," a Latin phrase that tran... More

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    Book 157
    Book 157

    Who Was Napoleon?

    Born in the Mediterranean island of Corsica, Napoleon Bonaparte felt like an outsider once his family moved to France. B... More

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    Book 158
    Book 158

    Who Was Nikola Tesla?

    When Nikola Tesla arrived in the United States in 1884, he didn't have much money, but he did have a letter of introduct... More

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    Book 159
    Book 159

    Who Is Michael Jordan?

    Meet the man who changed the game forever. Michael Jordan has always been competitive - even as a young boy, he fought f... More

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    Book 160
    Book 160

    Who Was Norman Rockwell?

    Norman Rockwell often painted what he saw around him in nostalgic and humorous ways. After hearing President Franklin Ro... More

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    Book 161
    Book 161

    Who Was H. J. Heinz?

    Learn how this son of German immigrants from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, turned his small food-packaging company into a bo... More

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    Book 162
    Book 162

    Who Was Stephen Hawking?

    Learn more about the renowned British scientist, professor, and author who spent his entire career trying to answer ... More

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    Book 163
    Book 163

    Who Was Che Guevara?

    Viva la revolucion! Find out how Che Guevara--a doctor turned communist leader and much more than a face on ... More

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    Book 164
    Book 164

    Who Was Che Guevara?

    Viva la revolucion! Find out how Che Guevara--a doctor turned communist leader and much more than a face on ... More

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    Book 165
    Book 165

    Who Was Stephen Hawking?

    Learn more about the renowned British scientist, professor, and author who spent his entire career trying to answer ... More

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    Book 166
    Book 166

    Who Was P. T. Barnum?

    Ladies and Gentlemen, children of all ages, step right up for Who HQ's entertaining biography of P. T. Barnum: polit... More

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    Book 167
    Book 167

    Who Is Oprah Winfrey?

    The story of how a young Southern girl who was raised on a pig farm became one of the most influential and inspiring... More

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    Book 168
    Book 168

    Who Is R. L. Stine?

    R. L. Stine began writing stories at the age of nine, after finding a typewriter in his family's attic. (Was it a haunte... More

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    Book 169
    Book 169

    Who Was Mister Rogers?

    Even though he's best known for his successful PBS series Mister Rogers' Neighbourhood, Fred Rogers never dreamed of wor... More

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    Book 170
    Book 170

    The Who Was? History of the World

    Based on The New York Times Best-Selling series, this timeline of world history gives a fresh take on gl... More

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    Book 171
    Book 171

    Who Was Sam Walton?

    Sam Walton used the money he earned in the army, along with some financial help from his family, to open his first store... More

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    Book 172
    Book 172

    Who Was Ruth Bader Ginsburg?

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is famous for her stylish collars (called jabots) and her commanding dissents. This opera-lo... More

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    Book 173
    Book 173

    Who Is Jackie Chan?

    When Kong-sang was a young boy in Hong Kong, he enjoyed practicing martial arts with his dad but hated going to school. ... More

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    Book 174
    Book 174

    Who Was Richard Nixon?

    On August 8, 1974, millions sat stunned as they watched Richard Nixon on TV when he announced he was stepping down as th... More

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    Book 175
    Book 175

    Who Is Temple Grandin?

    Autism did not stop her--in fact, it helped Temple Grandin become a brilliant scientist and inventor. Temple ... More

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    Book 176

    Who Was Ida B. Wells?

    The story of how a girl born into slavery became an early leader in the civil rights movement and the most famous bl... More

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    Book 177
    Book 177

    Who Is David Beckham?

    Whenever a young David Beckham was asked what he wanted to be when he grew up, he'd always answer with the same response... More

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    Book 178

    Who Was Celia Cruz?

    How did a working-class girl from Cuba become a symbol of artistic freedom for Cuban Americans and the "Queen of Sal... More

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    Book 179

    Who Was Celia Cruz?

    How did a working-class girl from Cuba become a symbol of artistic freedom for Cuban Americans and the "Queen of Sal... More

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    Book 180
    Book 180

    Who Was Nellie Bly?

    Get ready to journey around the world with Nellie Bly--one of America's first investigative journalists. Eli... More

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    Book 181
    Book 181

    Who Was Benedict Arnold?

    Find out how this one-time American hero became the country's most notorious traitor. As a young child, Bened... More

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    Book 182
    Book 182

    Who Was Duke Ellington?

    A pivotal fixture of the Harlem Renaissance, Duke Ellington was the bandleader of the historic Cotton Club and a master ... More

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    Book 183
    Book 183

    Who Was Confucius?

    Born in 551 BC, Confucius was a young man when he set his heart and mind on learning as much as he could. By his thirtie... More

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    Book 184
    Book 184

    Who Was Catherine the Great?

    Born in 1729, Princess Sophie of Anhalt-Zerbs was never supposed to come to power. But at age sixteen, she married the h... More

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    Book 185
    Book 185

    Who Was Walt Whitman?

    Walt Whitman was a printer, journalist, editor, and school teacher. But today, he's recognised as one of America's found... More

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    Book 186
    Book 186

    Who Was Levi Strauss?

    As a young working-class German immigrant, Levi Struass left his family's dry goods business in New York City to journey... More

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    Book 187
    Book 187

    The Who Was? History of the World: Deluxe Edition

    This timeline of world history gives a fresh take on global events, from King Tut to Malala Yousafzai, and includes ... More

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    Book 188
    Book 188

    Who Is RuPaul?

    Learn how this Emmy-winning host, producer, and television personality became the world's most famous drag queen. ... More

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    Book 189
    Book 189

    Who Was A. A. Milne?

    Find out how stories about his son's stuffed bear, famously known as Winnie the Pooh, made A. A. Milne one of the worl... More

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    Book 190
    Book 190

    Who Is Neil deGrasse Tyson?

    Find out how Neil deGrasse Tyson became one of America's best-known scientists. When he was nine years old, N... More

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    Book 191
    Book 191

    Who Was Juliette Gordon Low?

    How did a wealthy woman with the desire to help others became the founder of the Girl Scouts of the United States of... More

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    Book 192
    Book 192

    Who Were the Navajo Code Talkers?

    Learn how this heroic group of American Indian men created a secret, unbreakable code and helped the US win major ba... More

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    Book 193
    Book 193

    Who Was David Bowie?

    Find out how this English singer-songwriter and actor who constantly reinvented his look and sound became one of the... More

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    Book 194
    Book 194

    Who Is Queen Elizabeth II?

    How did a little girl who loved horses become the longest reigning monarch in England? Find out in this addition to ... More

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    Who Were Stanley and Livingstone?

    Join the American journalist Henry Morton Stanley on his amazing quest to find David Livingstone, England's most cel... More

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    Who Is Dale Earnhardt Jr.?

    Rev your engines and get ready for this exciting look at how Dale Earnhardt Jr. lived up to his family legacy and be... More

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    Book 197
    Book 197

    The Who Was? Trivia Book

    History's most famous figures are showcased in this funny and factual trivia book, based on the #1 New York Ti... More

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    Book 198
    Book 198

    Who Was Ernest Hemingway?

    Find out how a journalist and sportsman became one of the most famous American novelists of the twentieth century in... More

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    Book 199
    Book 199

    Who Was Charles Schulz?

    Learn more about the cartoonist who created Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the lovable Peanuts gang in this ... More

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    Book 200
    Book 200

    Who Is Jimmy Carter?

    How did a peanut farmer from a small town in Georgia become the 39th President of the United States? Find out in this ... More

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    Book 201
    Book 201

    Who Was Johnny Cash?

    Was Johnny Cash always the rebellious "Man in Black" that we remember him as today? Find out in this biography from ... More

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    Book 202
    Book 202

    Who Was Ponce de Leon?

    Learn the story of Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de Leon and how he shaped the history of both Florida and Puerto ... More

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    Book 203

    Who Was E. B. White?

    An entertaining biography of the man behind Stuart Little and Charlotte's Web, two of the best loved childre... More

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