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    The race to save the Lord God Bird

    Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-

    Tells the story of the ivory-billed woodpecker's extinction in the United States, describing the encounters between this species and humans, and discussing what these encounters have taught us about preserving endangered creatures.

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    Attucks! : Oscar Robertson and the basketball team that awakened a city

    Hoose, Phillip M., 1947- author.

    "By winning the state high school basketball championship in 1955, ten teens from an Indianapolis school meant to be the centerpiece of racially segregated education in the state shattered the myth of their inferiority. Their ... coach had fashioned an unbeatable team from a group of boys born in the South and raised in poverty. Anchored by ... Oscar Robertson, a future college and NBA star, the Crispus Attucks Tigers went down in history as the first state champions from Indianapolis and the first all-black team in U.S. history to win a racially open championship tournament"--Publisher marketing.

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    We were there, too! : young people in U.S. history

    Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-

    Biographies of dozens of young people who made a mark in American history, including explorers, planters, spies, cowpunchers, sweatshop workers, and civil rights workers.

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    Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice

    Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-

    Presents an account of fifteen-year-old Claudette Colvin, an African-American girl who refused to give up her seat to a white woman on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama, nine months before Rosa Parks, and covers her role in a crucial civil rights case.

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