Tales of Real Heroism

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Edc Pub, Aug 1, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
Profiles a variety of men and women who have shown some form of heroism, from Crimean War nurse Mary Seacole and Apache leader Geronimo to cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin and Bob Geldof, the musician and humanitarian

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Contents

Whose hero? 7TT
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Troubled by TV reports of famine in Ethiopia pop star Bob Geldof inspires millions to help
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Lethal radiation menaces the terrified technicians of Chernobyls illfated power station
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About the author (1996)

Paul Dowswell is a former editor and the author or co-author of over 50 acclaimed nonfiction books for children on historical and scientific topics. He lives in Wolverhampton, England, with his wife and daughter.

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