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Explorer and Author
Teacher, Newspaperman and Politician
Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.
Politician and Industrialist
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Politician, Sheriff
French Exploration of the North American Interior
WWII Air Ace
Israel's First Female Prime Minister
Fur Trader and Explorer
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