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Author Bragg, Georgia.

Title How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous / Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley.

Publisher New York : Walker & Co., 2011.

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Summary Shares the sometimes gruesome details of the deaths of nineteen famous historical figures, including King Tut, Pocahontas, George Washington, Edgar Allan Poe, and Marie Curie.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-179) and index.
Contents King Tut : back up the U-haul -- Julius Caesar : I as in ides -- Cleopatra : #1 across -- Christopher Columbus : death by dirt -- Henry VIII : who not to marry -- Elizabeth I : she kept her head about her -- Pocahontas : royal hostage -- Galileo Galilei : staying alive -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : every good boy does fine -- Marie Antoinette : I did not do it on purpose -- George Washington : little mouth of horrors -- Napoleon Bonaparte : I hate islands -- Ludwig van Beethoven : between those ears -- Edgar Allan Poe : Oh woe is Poe -- Charles Dickens : the tale of two brains -- James A. Garfield : James who? -- Charles Darwin : what me worry? -- Marie Curie : you glow, girl -- Albert Einstein : Einstein = massive cranium? -- One more thing.
Subject Celebrities -- Death -- Juvenile literature.
Death -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Alt Author O'Malley, Kevin, 1961- ill.
ISBN 0802798179
9780802798183 (reinforced)
9780802798176 (trade : hardcover)
0802798187