Canadian HeroesBook - 2007
Read fascinating biographies of five heroic Canadians who have confronted danger or adversity in brave, resourceful and admirable ways. Included are Madeleine de Verch#65533;res, the young defender of the family fort in New France; Dr. Norman Bethune, the innovative surgeon of war-torn Spain and China; Sergeant Tommy Prince, whose daring exploits made him the most decorated Native Canadian soldier; Terry Fox and his inspirational Marathon of Hope for cancer research; and Roberta Bondar, the first female Canadian explorer of space.
Publisher: Toronto : Scholastic Canada, 2007
Branch Call Number: JNF 920.071 TRO
Characteristics: 46 p. : ill. (some col.), map. ports. (some col.) ; 23 cm