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She had fourteen children, but she still found time to be a businesswoman. It is significant that the famous people who display giftedness in these books represent diverse ethnic population and a broad span of socioeconomic levels. Oscar and Golden Globe-winning actress, dancer and animal activist had a major role in a hard-hitting anti-rape campaign in South Africa and frequently acts as an unofficial, but highly effective ambassador for her home country.

Pages: 48

Publisher: Chronicle Books (April 1, 2009)

ISBN: B0035G03SA

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