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Allan Pinkerton (Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Biographies of famous and infamous men of the Western frontier. - Entices the reluctant reader to relive the exciting days of the Wild West.

American Tycoons (Collective Biographies)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Each book presents ten short biographies of important people for the price of a single volume. - This series includes books that are organized around interesting themes, highlight possible career choices, and include women and minorities.

Basic Principles of American Government

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Basic Principles of American Government is a book about the system of government established by that Constitution. Just as important, it is about the ways in which that system has changed over the years to meet today's needs.

Belle Starr (Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

One of the Wild West's most famous female outlaws, Belle Starr is known as the "Bandit Queen of the West." A sometime horse thief, Belle used her farmland as a hideaway for other outlaws. Authors Green and Sanford separate the fact from the fiction about her extraordinary life in this book from the Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West series. REVISED EDITION.

Bill Pickett: African-American Rodeo Cowboy (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Brings the action of the frontier days to life for the reluctant reader. Recounts the adventures of the explorers, pioneers, and settlers of the West.

Billie Jean King (Sports Immortals)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

A biography of the former tennis champion who worked hard to achieve respect and equality for women in professional tennis.

Billy the Kid (Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Biographies of famous and infamous men of the Western frontier. -- Entices the reluctant reader to relive the exciting days of the Wild West.

Brigham Young: Pioneer and Mormon Leader (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Brings the action of the frontier days to life for the reluctant reader. -- Recounts the adventures of the explorers, pioneers, and settlers of the West.

Butch Cassidy (Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Biographies of famous and infamous men of the Western frontier. - Entices the reluctant reader to relive the exciting days of the Wild West.

Calamity Jane: Frontier Original (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Brings the action of the frontier days to life for the reluctant reader. Recounts the adventures of the explorers, pioneers, and settlers of the West.

The Chisholm Trail in American History

by William R. Sanford

Presents the history of the trail which became the main route for the Texas cattle trade after the Civil War.

Confederate Generals of the Civil War (Collective Biographies)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Among the ten generals who led the the armies of the South are the very famous and the little known. Included here are: Robert E. Lee, Nathan Forrest, William Hardee, Ambrose Hill, John Hood, "Stonewall" Jackson, Joseph Johnston, James Longstreet, George Pickett of Pickett's charge, and "Jeb" Stuart. Their childhoods, education, and military training are given along with their roles in the Civil War.

Daniel Boone: Wilderness Pioneer (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

- Brings the action of the frontier days to life for the reluctant reader. - Recounts the adventures of the explorers, pioneers, and settlers of the West.

Davy Crockett: Defender of the Alamo (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Relates the true story of Davy Crockett, one of the Old West's outstanding hunters, frontiersmen, and legislators.

Doc Holliday (Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

- Biographies of famous and infamous men of the Western frontier. - Entices the reluctant reader to relive the exciting days of the Wild West.

Jesse James (Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

-- Biographies of famous and infamous men of the Western frontier. -- Entices the reluctant reader to relive the exciting days of the Wild West.

Joe DiMaggio (Sports Immortals)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Some rookies fade after a hot star, but Joe was just getting warmed up. On Memorial Day, he singled to tie the game in the 9th. Then he won it with a triple in the 12th. As late as June 24, his batting average was a sparkling .360. That was the day Joe tied a major league record by hitting two home runs in the same inning.

John C. Fremont: Soldier and Pathfinder (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

- Brings the action of the frontier days to life for the reluctant reader. - Recounts the adventures of the explorers, pioneers, and settlers of the West.

Judge Roy Bean (Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

- Biographies of famous and infamous men of the Western frontier. - Entices the reluctant reader to relive the exciting days of the Wild West.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Sports Immortals)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

The boy who grew up to be Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was born in New York City on April 16, 1947. He was big even then, weighing in at almost 13 pounds and measuring 22-1/2 inches. Al and Cora Alcindor named their only child Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr. Big Al was a fine musician who earned his living as a Transit Authority policeman. As Lew grew up, Cora made sure he paid attention to his schoolwork. Education came first in the Alcindor household.

Kit Carson: Frontier Scout (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

- Brings the action of the frontier days to life for the reluctant reader. - Recounts the adventures of the explorers, pioneers, and settlers of the West.

Missouri (America the Beautiful)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

America is beautiful because its land and people are so varied... 50 proud states, plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico ... each with its own history and heroes, landforms, and life-style. And now each has its own story told, its people profiled, its greatness celebrated, in one of the 52 volumes comprising America the Beautiful. The material covered corresponds to social studies curricula for grades 5 through 8. However, with their crisp, clear writing... breathtaking, full-color graphics... and wealth of factual material, logically organized to invite easy reference... these books are completely suitable for students from grade 4 through high school. In every book of America the Beautiful, the engagingly written text covers the geography, history, government, economy, arts, and recreation of the state, concluding with an exciting "tour" of significant sights. Then comes the remarkably complete reference section, usually over 30 pages and designed in a way that allows students to find easily the information they are looking for. The reference section includes: -- Facts at a Glance, including key statistics on all aspects of the state, conveniently arranged by subject-- Important Dates, an outline chronology of the state's history-- Important People, dozens of profiles of the state's leading historical and contemporary men and women in politics, commerce and industry, the arts and other areas; many of these notables are pictured--

Muhammad Ali (Sports Immortals)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

The boy who grew up to become Muhammad Ali was born in Louisville, Kentucky. The date was January 17, 1942. His parents named him Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. Clay was a famous name in Kentucky. Long before the Civil War ended slavery, abolitionist "Cash" Clay had freed his own slaves. The great U.S. senator Henry Clay ran for president in 1832-1844.

Psychology: A Way to Grow (Second Edition)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

Psychology: A Way to Grow, Revised Second Edition, introduces high school students to psychology. It provides its readers with a foundation in the basic theories and principles of psychology. It also guides students toward a greater understanding of their own capacity for personal growth.

Sam Houston: Texas Hero (Legendary Heroes of the Wild West)

by Carl R. Green William R. Sanford

- Brings the action of the frontier days to life for the reluctant reader. - Recounts the adventures of the explorers, pioneers, and settlers of the West.

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