Hero Classics 12 DVD Package

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Below is a brief description of the 12 historical biographies included in this extensive DVD package from NEST Learning.

Pocahontas This Native American princess acted as a peacemaker between her people and the early American settlers.

George Washington A thrilling portrait in leadership, this man served his country as patriot, soldier and President.

Galileo Galileo was an extraord inary genius of astronomy that had the integrity to tell the truth he discovered about the universe.

Marco Polo Marco Polo was an astonishing explorer with a vision that took him to India, China, and many other exotic lands far from Italy.

Benjamin Franklin Curiosity led to his remarkable achievements as a scientist, inventor, diplomat, and shaper of the Constitution.

Florence Nightingale Caring for the poor and sick, a young English woman left a life of privilege for a life of service.

Alexander Graham Bell This man of compassion taught the deaf and overcame failure to invent the telephone.

Marie Curie Winner of two Nobel prizes, Marie Curie's love of science led to the discovery of plutonium and the isolation of radium.

The Maccabees The Maccabees family led their people with valor to win the war of religious freedom.

Beethoven Witness Ludwig van Beethoven's struggle to overcome his hearing loss and creatively give the world music that stirs the soul.

Louis Pasteur With conviction, this great Frenchman discovered the cure for deadly diseases, after the death of his daughter.

Joan of Arc With bold faith, Joan of Arc gained strength from the voices of angels and boldly fought for her nation's freedom.