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What does a janitor do? by Kidde, Rita.

What does a janitor do?

Janitors do much more than just sweep and mop the floors. They are also responsible for making sure everything in the school is in proper working order.

Jan 30, 2015
What does a linebacker do? by Challen, Paul C. (Paul Clarence), 1967-

What does a linebacker do?

Examines the responsibility of a linebacker on the football field, covering footwork, plays, and sportsmanship.

Jan 30, 2015
What does a lineman do? by Challen, Paul C. (Paul Clarence), 1967-

What does a lineman do?

Examines the responsibility of a lineman on the football field, covering strategy, plays, blocking, and sportsmanship.

Jan 30, 2015
What does a quarterback do? by Challen, Paul C. (Paul Clarence), 1967-

What does a quarterback do?

Examines the responsibility of a quarterback on the football field, covering passes, plays, and sportsmanship.

Jan 30, 2015
What does a receiver do? by Challen, Paul C. (Paul Clarence), 1967-

What does a receiver do?

Examines the position of receiver, discussing key skills, tactics, strategy, and top players.

Jan 30, 2015
What does a running back do? by Challen, Paul C. (Paul Clarence), 1967-

What does a running back do?

Examines the responsibility of a running back on the football field, covering stances, plays, and sportsmanship.

Jan 30, 2015
What was the Hindenburg? by Pascal, Janet B.

What was the Hindenburg?

Describes the history of the Hindenburg airship and its fateful flight from Germany to the United States in 1937, when it burst into flames upon arrival, and details the decline of the use of airships for commercial transportation.

Jan 30, 2015
What was the Lewis and Clark Expedition? by St. George, Judith, 1931-

What was the Lewis and Clark Expedition?

Presents an account of the two-and-a-half-year expedition that yielded vast knowledge of the West, geographically and scientifically.

Jan 30, 2015
Which way to freedom? and other questions about... the Underground Railroad / And Other Questions About the Underground Railroad by Carson, Mary Kay, author.

Which way to freedom? and other questions about... the Underground Railroad / And Other Questions About the Underground Railroad

Presents information about the Underground Railroad in question and answer format.

Jan 30, 2015
Who Is Gloria Steinem? by Fabiny, Sarah/ Hergenrother, Max (ILT)/ Harrison, Nancy (ILT)

Who Is Gloria Steinem?

Jan 30, 2015
Who is Muhammad Ali? by Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author.

Who is Muhammad Ali?

Presents the life of the legendary boxer who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing.

Jan 30, 2015
Who Is Stan Lee? by Edgers, Geoff/ Hinderliter, John (ILT)/ Harrison, Nancy (ILT)

Who Is Stan Lee?

Jan 30, 2015
Who Was Alfred Hitchcock? by Pollack, Pam, author.

Who Was Alfred Hitchcock?

Profiles the life and accomplishments of the British filmmaker known for his distinctive style of directing and his films that featured suspenseful and surprising plots.

Jan 30, 2015
Who Was Andy Warhol? by Anderson, Kirsten/ Copeland, Greg (ILT)/ Harrison, Nancy (ILT)

Who Was Andy Warhol?

Jan 30, 2015
Who was Betsy Ross? by Buckley, James, author.

Who was Betsy Ross?

Traces the life and accomplishments of the notable seamstress, who is credited for designing the original flag of the United States of America.

Jan 30, 2015
Who Was Charles Dickens? by Pollack, Pamela D./ Belviso, Meg/ Geyer, Mark Edward (ILT)/ Harrison, Nancy (ILT)

Who Was Charles Dickens?

Jan 30, 2015
Who was Clara Barton? by Spinner, Stephanie, author.

Who was Clara Barton?

Profiles the life and accomplishments of Clara Barton, a teacher who organized efforts to bring nursing care to wounded soldiers during the Civil War and who went on to become the founder of the American Red Cross.

Jan 30, 2015
Who was Frederick Douglass? by Prince, April Jones.

Who was Frederick Douglass?

Jan 30, 2015
Who was Gandhi? by Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971- author.

Who was Gandhi?

An introduction to the life and accomplishments of the champion of an independent India and global icon of peace and freedom.

Jan 30, 2015
Who Was Genghis Khan? by Medina, Nico, 1982- author.

Who Was Genghis Khan?

Describes the life and accomplishments of the Mongol ruler, from his childhood on the Asian steppes to his military conquests.

Jan 30, 2015