Treetops True Lives
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TreeTops True Lives: Captain..
Captain Cook James Cook grew up on a farm, but his secret dream was to be a sailor. He wanted to travel as far as it is possible for a man to go. James' three great voyages of discovery took him from Australia to the Arctic, further than anyone else had sailed before. His explorations filled in the last...
TreeTops True Lives: Eric th..
Eric the Red Eric the Red was wild and hot-headed, even for a Viking. His quick temper was always getting him into trouble. But he learned quickly, and in time became a great warrior and a fearless adventurer. He discovered a new land--Greenland-- and founded a new nation. Other titles in the series:...
TreeTops True Lives: Gandhi
Gandhi Mohandas Gandhi grew up in India at a time when it was ruled by a foreign power - Britain. Gandhi fought against the injustice of British rule. He led peaceful marches and protests. Many times he was imprisoned for his beliefs. But through his leadership, Britain was finally forced to hand over...
TreeTops True Lives: Roald D..
Roald Dahl At school, Roald Dahl looked forward most to those special days when the local chocolate company sent every pupil a large box of chocolate bars for testing. Years later he wrote a children's book inspired by the chocolate testing. It was one of the first of a string of incredibly funny, rude...
TreeTops True Lives: William..
William Shakespeare Will Shakespeare dreamed of becoming an actor and a playwright. At nineteen he left his home town of Stratford and headed for London, following his dream. He became an actor, part owner of the Globe theater - and the greatest playwright of all time. 400 years on, his plays are even...