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              Carl Sagan: A Biography
                

              Carl Sagan: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Spangenburg, Ray; Moser, Kit

              • RRP: $157.50
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              Portrays the life and work of one of the most famous and influential scientists of the late 20th century--the astronomer Carl Sagan.

              ISBN 9780313322655
              Released NZ 30 Nov 2004
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Fidel Castro: A Biography
               

              Fidel Castro: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Leonard, Thomas M.

              • RRP: $157.50
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              Explores the complex life of the enduring Cuban dictator, highlighting both his successes and failures.

              ISBN 9780313323010
              Released NZ 30 Jun 2004
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Desmond Tutu: A Biography
                

              Desmond Tutu: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Gish, Steven D.

              • RRP: $157.50
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              History will remember Desmond Tutu, who has been called South Africa's Martin Luther King, as a great leader in the struggle against Apartheid.

              ISBN 9780313328602
              Released NZ 30 Oct 2004
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Saddam Hussein: A Biography
                

              Saddam Hussein: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Balaghi, Shiva

              • RRP: $164.50
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              Explaining key aspects of Saddam Hussein's life, this biography details Saddam's life from his difficult childhood in Tikrit to his rise to power and subsequent fall. Though Saddam no longer rules Iraq, the legacy of his reign is likely to shape Iraqi history for years. This book... provides information on this famous figure for school students.
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              ISBN 9780313330773
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2005
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              F. Scott Fitzgerald: A Biography
               

              F. Scott Fitzgerald: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Rielly, Edward J.

              • RRP: $93.99
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              A comprehensive biography of F Scott Fitzgerald. This book is a part of the Greenwood Biographies series. It approaches Fitzgerald's life and writings chronologically and places him and his works within their historical and cultural contexts. The volume closes with a timeline and... bibliography.
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              ISBN 9780313331640
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2005
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Venus and Serena Williams: A Biography
                

              Venus and Serena Williams: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Edmondson, Jacqueline

              • RRP: $127.99
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              Tells the life stories of the sisters who came into professional tennis at the end of the 20th century with a force never seen before in the sport. Shares their stories and encourages the reader to consider the impact of race, gender and culture on sport.

              ISBN 9780313331657
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2005
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Cesar Chavez: A Biography
                

              Cesar Chavez: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Bruns, Roger

              • RRP: $127.99
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              Cesar Chavez, the labor organizer and founder of the United Farm Workers of America, was, perhaps, an unlikely hero. This biography reveals the underside of the American Dream. His success in helping farm workers and building a union to represent them is a testament to something ...extraordinary in a seemingly ordinary man.
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              ISBN 9780313334528
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2005
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Shaquille O'Neal: A Biography
                

              Shaquille O'Neal: A Biography (Hardback, New title)

              By Nelson, Murry R.

              • RRP: $120.99
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              Focusing on one of the most recognizable and admired athletes in the world, this biography traces Shaquille O'Neal's rise to NBA superstardom.

              ISBN 9780313337598
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2006
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Bonnie and Clyde: A Biography
                

              Bonnie and Clyde: A Biography (Hardback)

              By Hendley, Nate

              • RRP: $142.99
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              Explores the motivation and impact of two of the most notorious criminals in US history. Chapters in this volume explore the lives of Bonnie and Clyde, giving insight into the fear of a country gripped by Depression-era poverty, and the public's endless fascination with those tha...t live on the outside of the law.
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              ISBN 9780313338717
              Released NZ 30 May 2007
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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              Bob Marley: A Biography
               

              Bob Marley: A Biography (Hardback)

              By Moskowitz, David V.

              • RRP: $142.99
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              Bob Marley was the first superstar to emerge from the Third World. Although he lived a short life, only 36 years, Marley penned an enormous quantity of songs, pioneering a new reggae rhythm and sound that was distinctly Jamaican. This book gives an inside look at the man behind t...he legend.
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              ISBN 9780313338793
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2007
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Greenwood Biographies
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