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50 American heroes every kid should meet

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Heroes come in all sizes, colors, and ages, and 50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet (2nd Revised Edition) introduces readers to a diverse cast of great Americans. The remarkable stories of fifty inspiring Americans are highlighted, from Jane Addams to Louis Zamperini. Revised in 2016 by the original authors to include ten new heroes, the book includes up-to-date websites and booklists. With the most current biographical information available, this edition is sure to inform and inspire readers.

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subject_facet Heroes, Heroes -- United States -- Biography, Heroes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, United States -- Biography, United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display 50 American heroes every kid should meet
title_full 50 American heroes every kid should meet / Dennis Denenberg and Lorraine Roscoe, 50 American heroes every kid should meet / by Dennis Denenberg and Lorraine Roscoe
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