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Brad Pitt. Payne Stewart. Josephine Baker. Walter Cronkite. Thomas Pendergast. George Washington Carver. What do these icons have in common? They were all born and raised in the Show Me State. In Missouri Legends, a fun yet informative new book by TV and radio broadcaster John Brown, well-known politicians, authors, artists, athletes, performers, and historical figures comBrad Pitt. Payne Stewart. Josephine Baker. Walter Cronkite. Thomas Pendergast. George Washington Carver. What do these icons have in common? They were all born and raised in the Show Me State. In Missouri Legends, a fun yet informative new book by TV and radio broadcaster John Brown, well-known politicians, authors, artists, athletes, performers, and historical figures come to life. The book profiles more than 100 famous Missourians. Each profile includes a brief account of a legend's childhood and rise to fame, not to mention a nugget or two of entertaining trivia. Filled with intrigue and information, this book is ideal for those interested in the state's notable people and the stories behind them....

Title : Missouri Legends: Famous People from the Show Me State
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ISBN : 9781933370286
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 304 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Missouri Legends: Famous People from the Show Me State Reviews

  • Patrick
    2019-04-26 23:54

    MISSOURI LEGENDS FAMOUS PEOPLE FROM THE SHOW-ME STATE BY JOHN W.BROWNFirst the author this book was once a local news anchor for FOX 2 NEWS in Saint Louis. John now works for the local FOX afeliate in Orlando FL. This book should be in every school libray inthe state of Missouri. Did you know Edwin Hubble, Dale Carnegie, J.C. Penney, Calamity Jane, Michael Mcdonald and many others are from this great state. Each bio is filled with facts of famous Missourians, each one no more than two or three pages at most. Looking for a great Christmas gift or just a great read check ou this book.

  • Monica
    2019-05-08 03:02

    I was pleasantly surprised at some of the people who came from Missouri- Walter Cronkite, Edwin Hubble, the voice of Jimminy Cricket.