A Physical Description Of Sharks And A Discussion Of Their Methods Of Hunting, Details Of Birth, And Their Usefulness To Humans
Russell A Freedman was an American biographer and the author of nearly 50 books for young people He may be known best for winning the 1988 Newbery Medal with his work Lincoln A Photobiography.He grew up in San Francisco and attended the University of California, Berkeley, and then worked as a reporter and editor for the Associated Press and as a publicity writer His nonfiction books ranged in subject from the lives and behaviors of animals to people in history Freeedman s work has earned him several awards, including a Newbery Honor each for Eleanor Roosevelt A Life of Discovery in 1994 and The Wright Brothers How They Invented the Airplane in 1992, and a Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal.Freedman traveled extensively throughout the world to gather information and inspiration for his books His book, Confucius The Golden Rule was inspired by his extensive travels through Mainland China, where he visited Confucius hometown in modern day QuFu, in the Shantung Province.
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- 12 June 2017 Russell Freedman