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Beyond Little Women

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Tells the life story of nineteenth-century author Louisa May Alcott, describing the New England childhood with her three sisters that she immortalized in "Little Women," her development as a writer, and her years of sacrifice for her family.
920
year: 2004
copies: 6
call number/section: 920
lexile: 950

George Eastman

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
A biography of the man whose inventiveness and business savvy led to the creation of the Kodak company and transformed photography from a cumbersome professional activity to a point-and-click hobby enjoyed by people around the world.
920
year: 2004
copies: 38
call number/section: 920
lexile: 680

What Difference Could A Waterway Make?

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
An exploration of the Erie Canal that discusses its construction, who planned it, challenges faced by workers, and other related topics.
386
year: 2011
copies: 41
call number/section: 386
lexile: 860

Florence Nightingale

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Offers a biography of Florence Nightingale. Describes how she fought her parents to become a nurse and explores the changes she made in the British healthcare system.
920
year: 2007
copies: 3
call number/section: 920
lexile: 740

Ulysses S. Grant

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Examines the life of Ulysses S. Grant, a Union general during the Civil War who went on to be elected president in 1868.
920
year: 2005
copies: 7
call number/section: 920
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Living With The Senecas

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
A brief biography of Mary Jemison, the daughter of Irish immigrants who arrived in America in 1743, was captured by a Shawnee war party at the age of twelve, and was subsequently given to the Seneca tribe with whom she chose to remain the rest of her life.
920
year: 2007
copies: 8
call number/section: 920
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Mark Twain

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Chronicles the life of nineteenth-century American author Mark Twain, describing his youthful adventures on the Mississippi River, his beginnings as a writer, his financial ups and downs, his worldwide fame, and his family joys and tragedies; and includes a bibliography and annotated further reading list.
920
year: 2006
copies: 7
call number/section: 920
lexile: 1040

Why Did Cherokees Move West?

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Answers the who, what, where, when, why, and how about the Trail of Tears.
975
year: 2011
copies: 2
call number/section: 975
lexile: 840

Juliette Low

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
920
year: 2007
copies: 9
call number/section: 920
lexile:

Christopher Columbus

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Introduces the life of explorer Christopher Columbus, the first man known to cross the Atlantic Ocean, and discusses what he found when he reached the islands now known as the West Indies.
920
year: 2006
copies: 11
call number/section: 920
lexile: 700

Tecumseh

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
A biography of Tecumseh, whose integrity, personal magnetism, and public speaking skills helped him to lead the Shawnee and people of other tribes in the fight to save their lives and lands from being taken by white men.
920
year: 2004
copies: 7
call number/section: 920
lexile: 780

Sitting Bull

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Introduces the life of Lakota Sioux warrior and holy man Sitting Bull, who led his people to victory at Little Bighorn and brought them to safety in Canada before surrendering so that they would not starve.
920
year: 2004
copies: 7
call number/section: 920
lexile: 700

J.m. Barrie

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
This biography tells the life of J.M. Barrie, the writer who never wanted to grow up, and so in 1903 created Peter Pan--the boy from Never Land who never grew up.
920
year: 1994
copies: 5
call number/section: 920
lexile: 1020

Madam C. J. Walker

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
Offers a brief overview of the life and career of Madam C.J. Walker, whose hair care products made her one of America's most successful self-made businesswomen.
920
year: 2007
copies: 2
call number/section: 920
lexile:

Anne Hutchinson

author: Aller, Susan Bivin
920
year: 2010
copies: 2
call number/section: 920
lexile: 720

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