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WOMEN HEROES OF WORLD WAR II: THE PACIFIC THEATER

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Atwood
Author's First Name: 
Kathryn J.
Publisher: 
Chicago Review
Publication Date: 
2016

 Resistance, espionage, and survival: this engaging collective biography features 15 diverse and inspiring women during WWII in the Pacific. Includes primary sources and additional reading suggestions to encourage further exploration.

LIFE IN THE OCEAN: THE STORY OF OCEANOGRAPHER SYLVIA EARLE

Sylvia Earle
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Author's Last Name: 
Nivola
Author's First Name: 
Claire A.
Publisher: 
Frances Foster
Publication Date: 
2012

Through her new pair of goggles at 12, Sylvia Earle fell in love with the ocean’s wonders. She has since studied its diverse creatures deep and wide. Nivola’s elegant watercolors touch the underwater beauty that Earle loves. An author’s note and selected bibliography follow.

WIDENESS & WONDER: THE LIFE AND ART OF GEORGIA O'KEEFFE

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Rubin
Author's First Name: 
Susan Goldman
Publisher: 
Chronicle
Publication Date: 
2011
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