Contemporary heroes and heroines, Book 1
Ray Broadus Browne, Glenn J. Browne, Kevin O. Browne, Deborah Gillan Straub
Gale Research, Feb 1, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 451 pages
The first two books of this series established themselves as ideal biographical sources for young people because of their relevance, comprehensiveness and positive attitude. Book III presents a hundred profiles of men and women whose exemplary achievements will also interest and inspire young adults. Following the vital statistics in each entry is a thoughtful essay discussing the profiled person's motivations, ambitions and accomplishments.In Book III, look for: -- Madeleine Albright-- Benazir Bhutto-- Althea Gibson-- Evelynne Glennie-- Mae Jemison-- Helmut Kohl-- Rigoberta Menchu-- Yitzak Rabin-- Pat Robertson-- Dave Thomas-- Tiger Woods-- And many others
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