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How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous / Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Peabody PL - Columbia City J 920 BRAGG (Text) 30403002265023 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802727947 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0802727948 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 184 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed
  • Publisher: New York : Walker & Co., 2011

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Art created with Black Micron 005 by Pigma on layout paper"--P. facing t.p
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-179) and index
Formatted Contents Note:
King Tut : Back up the U-Haul -- Julius Caesar : Putting the "I" in "Ides" -- Cleopatra : #1 across -- Christopher Columbus : Death by dirt -- Henry VIII : Who not to marry -- Elizabeth I : She kept her head about her -- Pocahontas : Royal hostage -- Galileo Galilei : Staying alive -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Every good boy does fine -- Marie Antoinette : I did not do it on purpose -- George Washington : Little mouth of horrors -- Napoleon Bonaparte : I hate islands -- Ludwig Van Beethoven : Between those ears -- Edgar Allan Poe : Oh, woe is Poe -- Charles Dickens : A tale of two brains -- James A. Garfield : James who? -- Charles Darwin : What, me worry? -- Marie Curie : You glow, girl -- Albert Einstein : Einstein = massive cranium -- One more thing
Summary, etc.:
A look at the deaths of several famous people throughout history and the circumstances surrounding those deaths
Target Audience Note:
950 Lexile
Subject: Tutankhamen, King of Egypt
Caesar, Julius
Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, -30 B.C
Columbus, Christopher
Henry VIII, King of England, 1491-1547
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603
Pocahontas, -1617
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791
Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France, 1755-1793
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
Curie, Marie, 1867-1934
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
Celebrities > Death > Juvenile literature
Death > History > Juvenile literature
Biography > Juvenile literature
Genre: Dust jackets (Bindings) > 2011.

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