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Books with title DK Biography: Ronald Reagan: A Photographic Story of a Life

  • DK Biography: Harry Houdini: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Vicki Cobb

    Paperback (DK Children, Aug. 1, 2005)
    DK's acclaimed DK Biography series tackles one of history's most colorful figures in Harry Houdini. Perfect for book reports or summer reading, the DK Biography series brings a new clarity and narrative voice to history's most colorful figures. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Amelia Earhart: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Tanya Lee Stone, DK

    Paperback (DK Children, Jan. 29, 2007)
    With more than 100 full-color photographs and illustrations and detailed sidebars, this entry in DK's acclaimed Biography series celebrate a pioneer who changed how the world is viewed: aviatrix Amelia Earhart. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: George Washington: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Lenny Hort

    Paperback (DK Children, Jan. 3, 2005)
    George Washington is often called the father of our country. He beat the odds to lead the Continental Army to victory in the Revolutionary War, served as first president of the United States, and then retired from public life to farm Virginia's largest plantation. In this groundbreaking new series, DK brings together fresh voices and DK design values to give readers the most information-packed, visually exciting biographies on the market today. Full-color photographs of people, places, and artifacts, and sidebars on related subjects add dimension and relevance to stories of famous lives that students will love to read. Modern scholarship and a variety of narrative approaches give today's reader a chance to explore the extraordinary world of George Washington. This new way of looking at classic subjects creates a unique reading experience that breathes life into the book-report and summer-reading repertoire. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Ronald Reagan: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Michael Burgan

    Paperback (DK Children, Dec. 20, 2010)
    DK Biography: Ronald Reagan tells the story of the 40th president of the United States, including his boyhood in Illinois, his successful career as a Hollywood actor, his tenure as governor of California, and his two terms in the Oval Office. Along the way, it examines his vision, his strengths and weaknesses, and his enduring legacy as an American icon. Featuring detailed sidebars, handy vocabulary boxes, and a visual timeline, DK's Biography series is perfect for book reports or anytime reading. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Pele: A Photographic Story of a Life

    James Buckley Jr.

    Paperback (DK Children, July 30, 2007)
    DK's acclaimed Biography line shines the spotlight on soccer player Pele. Includes detailed sidebars, handy vocabulary, and a visual timeline. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography Abraham Lincoln: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Tanya Lee Stone

    Paperback (DK Children, Jan. 3, 2005)
    Abraham Lincoln, sixteenth president of the United States, led the nation through its darkest hour-the Civil War. Find out about Lincoln's childhood on a frontier farm, how a struggling small town lawyer became president, and why he became one of America's most revered leaders. In this groundbreaking new series, DK brings together fresh voices and DK design values to give readers the most information-packed, visually exciting biographies on the market today. Full-color photographs of people, places, and artifacts, and sidebars on related subjects add dimension and relevance to stories of famous lives that students will love to read. Modern scholarship and a variety of narrative approaches give today's reader a chance to explore the extraordinary world of Abraham Lincoln. This new way of looking at classic subjects creates a unique reading experience that breathes life into the book-report and summer-reading repertoire. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Mother Teresa: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Maya Gold, DK

    Paperback (DK Children, Aug. 4, 2008)
    Filled with archival photographs and amazing fact boxes, this groundbreaking series introduces young readers to some of history's most interesting and influential characters. DK Biography: Mother Teresa tells the story of Catholic nun Agnes Bojaxhiu, from her early work with the poor in Calcutta, to the expansion of her Missionaries of Charity, to her recognition as a saint after her death. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Charles Darwin: A Photographic Story of a Life

    DK

    Paperback (DK Children, Dec. 25, 2006)
    With more than 100 full-color photographs and illustrations and detailed sidebars, this entry in DK's acclaimed Biography series celebrate a pioneer who changed how the world is viewed: scientist Charles Darwin. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Joan of Arc: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Kathleen Kudlinski

    Paperback (DK Children, Feb. 18, 2008)
    Filled with archival photographs and amazing fact boxes, this groundbreaking series introduces young readers to some of history's most interesting and influential characters. Tells the story of the farmgirl turned Christian martyr, Joan of Arc, who heard voices encouraging her to secure the throne of France for its rightful heir. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Annie Oakley: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Chuck Wills

    Paperback (DK Children, July 30, 2007)
    DK's acclaimed Biography line shine the spotlight on sharpshooter Annie Oakley. Includes detailed sidebars, handy vocabulary, and a visual timeline. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Princess Diana: A Photographic Story of a Life

    Joanne Mattern

    Paperback (DK Children, Feb. 20, 2006)
    Perfect for book reports or summer reading, DK's acclaimed Biography series tackles one of history's most inspiring and colorful women: Princess Diana. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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  • DK Biography: Benjamin Franklin: A Photographic Story of a Life

    DK

    Paperback (DK Children, Dec. 17, 2007)
    Filled with archival photographs and amazing fact boxes, this groundbreaking series introduces young readers to some of history's most interesting and influential characters. DK Biography: Benjamin Franklin tells the story of the famous statesman's remarkable life, from his early childhood and upbringing through his scientific experiments, his politically active years in the U.S. and France, to his death and legacy. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
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