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A Belief in Providence: A Life of Saint Theodora Guérin
Julie Young

Life of Indiana's first saint, founder of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College
$17.95 hardcover

 

Fighter Pilot: The World War II Career of Alex Vraciu
Ray E. Boomhower

Story of Hoosier Navy pilot during World War II
$17.95 hardcover
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fight for equalityFighting for Equality: A Life of May Wright Sewall
Ray E. Boomhower

Life of educator and women's rights and peace activist
$17.95 hardcover
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hurdlesGoing Over All the Hurdles: A Life of Otess Archey
John A. Beineke

Career of first Africa-American sheriff in Grant County, Indiana
$17.95 hardcover
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Hardwood Glory: A Life of John Wooden
Barbara Olenyik Morrow

Career of the legendary basketball coach from Martinsville
$17.95 hardcover; $9.95 e-book (multiple formats)

 

Dillinger.jpgHoosier Public Enemy: A Life of John Dillinger
John A. Beinecke

Biography of America's notorious outlaw of the 1930s from Central Indiana
$17.95 hardcover; $9.95 e-book (multiple formats)

 

Nature's Storyteller: The Life of Gene Stratton-Porter
Barbara Olenyik Morrow

Life of conservationist, author and photographer from Wabash County
$17.95 hardcover


 

Paint and Canvas: A Life of T.C. Steele
Rachel Berenson Perry

Life of artist from Waveland who led development of Midwestern art$17.95 hardcover; $9.95 e-book (multiple formats)
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Ryan WhiteThe Quiet Hero: A Life of Ryan White
Nelson Price

Life of Kokomo teen who contracted AIDS from a blood transfusion
$17.95 hardcover, $9.95 e-book (multiple formats)

 

solider's friendThe Soldier's Friend: A Life of Ernie Pyle
Ray E. Boomhower

Life of legendary reporter of average soldiers during World War II
$17.95 hardcover
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sword penThe Sword and the Pen: A Life of Lew Wallace
Ray E. Boomhower

Life of Hoosier author, lawyer, state senator, general, territorial governor and diplomat
$17.95 hardcover
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