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Vel Phillips: African American Politician
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15536
ISBN: 978-0-635-01553-2
Format: Paperback
Vel Phillips is an amazing woman. She was the first African American (and woman) in many state government positions in Wisconsin. She fought tirelessly for civil rights . . . and succeeded. A true pioneer in Wisconsin's civil rights movement - Vel Phillips.
Ronald Reagan: All-American President
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15552
ISBN: 978-0-635-01555-6
Format: Paperback
Ronald Reagan came from humble beginnings. He loved football, acting, and America. From Hollywood to Washington, D.C., Reagan was loved by millions. He is considered one of the most popular presidents of the 20th century.
Jean Baptiste Pointe du Sable: Father of Chicago
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15560
ISBN: 978-0-635-01556-3
Format: Paperback
Jean Baptiste Point du Sable came to America in the 1770s. He was a long way from home - born of a French father and black mother in Haiti. His talents and good sense helped establish the thriving settlement that became Chicago.
Captain John Smith: Courageous Colonist
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15595
ISBN: 978-0-635-01559-4
Format: Paperback
John Smith has been described as proud, arrogant, decisive, brave, brilliant, and prone to making up stories. One thing is known for sure-he was very important to the survival of the Jamestown colony. He set rules, organized work, and made sure everyone pulled their own weight.
Orville and Wilbur Wright: Two Brothers, One Dream: 'Let's Fly'
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15609
ISBN: 978-0-635-01560-0
Format: Paperback
Orville and Wilbur Wright changed the course of history! They built and flew the first heavier than- air manned and powered aircraft. From the time they were young boys they pursued their dream until they achieved their goal-flight!
The Mystery of Biltmore House
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 13479
ISBN: 978-0-635-01347-7
Format: Paperback

125th Anniversary of the opening of Biltmore House

It was Christmas Eve 1895 when Biltmore’s founder George Vanderbilt first opened the doors of Biltmore House to family and friends.


Four funny friends, 250 spooky rooms, three secret passages, too many gargoyles, lots of clues but only 10 seconds to live! Four curious kids visit North Carolinaís Biltmore House and end up in a mystery filled with a hidden staircase, creepy clues, terrifying tunnels, an eerie attic, and, worst of all, disappearing kids!

Franklin Delano Roosevelt: President with a 'New Deal' for America
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15617
ISBN: 978-0-635-01561-7
Format: Paperback
Franklin Delano Roosevelt served four terms as a United States President, more than any other president in history! During those 16 years, he led America out of a depression, through World War II, and towards prosperity and peace.
Thomas Edison: Prolific Inventor
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15625
ISBN: 978-0-635-01562-4
Format: Paperback
Thomas Edison was a world famous inventor who patented hundreds of inventions in America and Europe. He was also a manufacturer and businessman. A life-long hard worker, Edison serves as an inspiration for many scientists and inventors, young and old.
Sam Houston: Courageous Father of Texas
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15684
ISBN: 978-0-635-01568-6
Format: Paperback
Sam Houston was a great American hero, who accomplished many things for his country. He befriended the Indians and fought the Mexicans for the independence of Texas. Sam Houston bravely stood up for what he believed, regardless of the cost!
Dwight D. Eisenhower: President and Five Star General
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15692
ISBN: 978-0-635-01569-3
Format: Paperback
Dwight D. Eisenhower was a 5-star general in World War II and the 34th U.S. President. The American people trusted his leadership through many dark years of war and fear. Eisenhower symbolized true patriotism and devotion to his country.
Color Purple & All That Jazz!: African American Achievements in the Arts
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 1579X
ISBN: 978-0-635-01579-2
Format: Paperback
Their talent is amazing! From writers to sculptors. Dancers to painters. Poets to musicians. Singers to quilters. No matter the medium, African American artists have excelled in no small way. They made our hearts sing and our eyes see!
Let's Quilt Our African American Heritage & Stuff It Topographically!
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15773
ISBN: 978-0-635-01577-8
Format: Paperback
They took feed sacks, cigar wrappers, scraps of fabric, and turned them into beautiful bedcovers. Some hang in the most famous American museums today! A quilt is a story that can keep you warm at night!