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Alfred Nobel: The Man Behind the Peace Prize

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4.2 out of 5
Based on 15 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description


Almost everyone has heard of the Nobel Prize, a collection of prizes awarded for accomplishments in science, medicine, literature, and peace. But few people know about the man who established the award and for whom it is named, Alfred Nobel.

Alfred Nobel was born in Sweden in 1833. A quick and curious mind, combined with a love of science and chemistry, drove him to invent numer... More
Book Information
PublisherSleeping Bear Press
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101585362816
ISBN-13978-1585362813
Publication Date01/30/2009
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About Kathy-jo Wargin (Author) : Kathy-jo Wargin is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Kathy-jo Wargin include L Is For Lincoln: An Illinois Alphabet (Discover America State by State), P Is for P... more
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About Zachary Pullen (Illustrator) : Zachary Pullen is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Zachary Pullen include The Toughest Cowboy: or How the Wild West Was Tamed, Friday My Radio Flyer Flew, The Greatest... more
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