The Resource Extraordinary people in extraordinary times : heroes, sheroes, and villains, Patrick M. Mendoza

Extraordinary people in extraordinary times : heroes, sheroes, and villains, Patrick M. Mendoza

Label
Extraordinary people in extraordinary times : heroes, sheroes, and villains
Title
Extraordinary people in extraordinary times
Title remainder
heroes, sheroes, and villains
Statement of responsibility
Patrick M. Mendoza
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mendoza, Patrick M
Dewey number
  • 920.073
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT214
LC item number
.M46 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • Women heroes
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Heroes
  • Women heroes
  • United States
Label
Extraordinary people in extraordinary times : heroes, sheroes, and villains, Patrick M. Mendoza
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=11190
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-139) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dempsey shorts
  • ch. 5.
  • Mother Maggard
  • ch. 6.
  • Silas Soule: a forgotten hero of Sand Creek
  • ch. 7.
  • Theodosia: a lady lost
  • ch. 8.
  • Jules Bledsoe: the voice
  • ch. 9.
  • ch. 1.
  • Charles Gates Dawes: he won the Nobel Peace Prize and wrote a song that went to the Top 40
  • Ten interesting facts about presidents and vice-presidents
  • ch. 10.
  • Day Doris Miller became a man
  • First shots fired on December 7, 1941
  • ch. 11.
  • Billie and Patches
  • ch. 12.
  • Sam Antonio: the last Acoma to survive
  • ch. 13.
  • Mochi
  • Shoichi Yokoi: the last Japanese soldier
  • Last officer to surrender
  • ch. 14.
  • One extraordinary event: the day they hanged an elephant
  • Hartleypoole chimp incident
  • ch. 15.
  • Governor Ralph Carr: a man of compassion
  • Interesting facts about the internment camps
  • ch. 16.
  • Jeannette Pickering Rankin: the lady from Montana
  • ch. 2.
  • Quotes from Jeannette Pickering Rankin
  • ch. 17.
  • Villains: Lavinia Fisher
  • Footnotes in crime
  • ch. 18.
  • Those weren't ladies, they were pirates: Anne Bonny and Mary Read
  • Pirate briefs
  • ch. 19.
  • Jonita
  • ch. 20.
  • Shadow on the wall
  • Jóse Marti: his eloquence is still heard
  • Quotes from Jóse Marti
  • ch. 21.
  • Daisy Anderson: "I just want people to get along with each other"
  • ch. 22.
  • Doctor Victor Westphall and Angel Fire
  • ch. 3.
  • Medal and the lady: the Mary Edwards Walker story
  • ch. 4.
  • Nathan's legacy
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 142 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585019208
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42922329
  • (OCoLC)ocm42922329
Label
Extraordinary people in extraordinary times : heroes, sheroes, and villains, Patrick M. Mendoza
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=11190
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-139) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dempsey shorts
  • ch. 5.
  • Mother Maggard
  • ch. 6.
  • Silas Soule: a forgotten hero of Sand Creek
  • ch. 7.
  • Theodosia: a lady lost
  • ch. 8.
  • Jules Bledsoe: the voice
  • ch. 9.
  • ch. 1.
  • Charles Gates Dawes: he won the Nobel Peace Prize and wrote a song that went to the Top 40
  • Ten interesting facts about presidents and vice-presidents
  • ch. 10.
  • Day Doris Miller became a man
  • First shots fired on December 7, 1941
  • ch. 11.
  • Billie and Patches
  • ch. 12.
  • Sam Antonio: the last Acoma to survive
  • ch. 13.
  • Mochi
  • Shoichi Yokoi: the last Japanese soldier
  • Last officer to surrender
  • ch. 14.
  • One extraordinary event: the day they hanged an elephant
  • Hartleypoole chimp incident
  • ch. 15.
  • Governor Ralph Carr: a man of compassion
  • Interesting facts about the internment camps
  • ch. 16.
  • Jeannette Pickering Rankin: the lady from Montana
  • ch. 2.
  • Quotes from Jeannette Pickering Rankin
  • ch. 17.
  • Villains: Lavinia Fisher
  • Footnotes in crime
  • ch. 18.
  • Those weren't ladies, they were pirates: Anne Bonny and Mary Read
  • Pirate briefs
  • ch. 19.
  • Jonita
  • ch. 20.
  • Shadow on the wall
  • Jóse Marti: his eloquence is still heard
  • Quotes from Jóse Marti
  • ch. 21.
  • Daisy Anderson: "I just want people to get along with each other"
  • ch. 22.
  • Doctor Victor Westphall and Angel Fire
  • ch. 3.
  • Medal and the lady: the Mary Edwards Walker story
  • ch. 4.
  • Nathan's legacy
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 142 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585019208
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42922329
  • (OCoLC)ocm42922329

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