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Ferguson Career Biographies Set, 18-Volumes

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  • Imprint: Ferguson
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Published:05/01/2006
  • Status: In Stock
  • ISBN: 0816068348 • 13-Digit ISBN: 978-0-8160-6834-0
  • List Price: $450.00 • Discount Price: $405.00
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Eugenie Clark: Marine Biologist
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Gloria Estefan: Singer
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Jim Henson: Puppeteer and Filmmaker
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Jimmy Carter: U.S. President and Humanitarian
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Jonas Salk: Microbiologist
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Leonard Bernstein: Composer and Conductor
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Rachel Carson: Biologist and Writer
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Roberto Clemente: Baseball Player
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Sally Ride: Astronaut
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Stephen Hawking: Physicist and Educator
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Steven Spielberg: Filmmaker
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Tiger Woods: Professional Golfer
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Tom Hanks: Actor
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Tony Hawk: Skateboarder and Businessman
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Twyla Tharp: Dancer and Choreographer
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Warren Buffett: Financier
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William H. Rehnquist: Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
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Wilma Rudolph: Athlete and Educator
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Summary

The only biography series to include a section on career information

Ferguson Career Biographies tell the stories of some of the world's most influential and admired people. Each book focuses on the subject's early education and training, the challenges faced on the job, important mentors, and career achievements. Students follow each person's journey along one or more career paths and get a sense of the person's historical importance.

Integrates career exploration into the curriculum

These easy-to-understand books add a whole new dimension to biography assignments and book reports. Not only can students read about famous people for classroom assignments, but they can also follow the subject's career and refer to specific career information, including job description, advice on starting out, advancement, work environment, earnings, job outlook, and more to enhance their understanding of various fields.

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