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Jerry Hoare

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Jerry Hoare

  • 5 stars across 14 books
    Gail Herman has written several young biographies for children, including Who Was Jackie Robinson?
    13th November 2014

    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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    21st April 2015

    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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    4th April 2017

    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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    26th December 2013

    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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    22nd January 2019

    Where Is Antarctica?

    Antarctica, the earth's southernmost continent, was virtually untouched by humans until the nineteenth century. Many fam... More

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    15th September 2015

    Where Are the Great Pyramids?

    The Great Pyramids of Egypt - all kids over the age of five recognise them instantly. These massive tombs were built tho... More

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    19th June 2018

    What Was the Holocaust?

    The Holocaust was a genocide on a scale never before seen, with as many as twelve million people killed in Nazi death ca... More

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