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The Resource Choosing courage : inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero, Peter Collier

Choosing courage : inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero, Peter Collier

Label
Choosing courage : inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero
Title
Choosing courage
Title remainder
inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero
Statement of responsibility
Peter Collier
Title variation
Choosing courage
Title variation remainder
true stories of heroism from soldiers and civilians
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"What turns an ordinary person into a hero? What happens in the blink of an eye on a battlefield (or in any dangerous situation) to bring out true courage? The men and women who have been recognized by the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation know the answers to these questions deep in their hearts"--Amazon.com
Summary
Shares the stories of Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation recipients while offering sidebars and essays to illuminate the qualities of true-life heroes
Illustration
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10415671
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collier, Peter
Dewey number
  • 355.0092/273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1150
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
U52
LC item number
.C65 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1150
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • Heroes
  • Medal of Honor
  • Military biography
  • Soldiers
  • Heroes
  • Medal of Honor
  • Military biography
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero
Label
Choosing courage : inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero, Peter Collier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in collaboration with the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
896358538
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9781579655969
Lccn
2014036497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Choosing courage : inspiring stories of what it means to be a hero, Peter Collier
Publication
Note
"Published in collaboration with the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
896358538
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9781579655969
Lccn
2014036497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations

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