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Person Detail: Rhoda Blumberg

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General Information:
Full Name: Rhoda Blumberg
(1917-2016) Writer. Rhoda Blumberg was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in Yorktown Heights, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1917 Kings County
Rhoda Shapiro was born in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, New York, on December 13, 1917. 
2016 Westchester County
Rhoda Blumberg died at her home in Yorktown Heights, New York, on June 6, 2016. 
1985 (Unknown) County
Commodore Perry In The Land Of The Shogun
(Pub: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard ISBN: 0688037232 / 978-0688037239)
Children's book. Winner of the Newbery Honor for literature from the Association for Library Service to Children in 1986. 
2001 (Unknown) County
Shipwrecked! The True Adventures Of A Japanese Boy
(Pub: HarperCollins ISBN: 0688174841 / 978-0688174842)
Children's book. 
1987 (Unknown) County
The Incredible Journey Of Lewis & Clark
(Pub: Lothrop Lee & Shepard ISBN: 0688065120 / 978-0688065126)
Children's book. 
1989 (Unknown) County
The Great American Gold Rush
(Pub: Bradbury Press ISBN: )
Children's book. 
1991 (Unknown) County
The Remarkable Voyages Of Captain Cook
(Pub: Atheneum ISBN: 0027116824 / 978-0027116823)
Children's book. 
1937 Nassau County
Ms. Blumberg received a bachelor's degree in philosophy from Adelphi College in 1937. 
1980 (Unknown) County
First Travel Guide To The Moon
(Pub: Atheneum ISBN: 0027116808 / 978-0027116809)
Children's book. 
1983 (Unknown) County
First Travel Guide To The Bottom Of The Sea
(Pub: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard ISBN: )
Children's book. 
1996 (Unknown) County
Full Steam Ahead: The Race to Build a Transcontinental Railroad
(Pub: National Geographic Society ISBN: 0792227158 / 978-0792227151)
Children's book. 
1998 (Unknown) County
What's the Deal
(Pub: National Geographic Children's Books ISBN: 0792270134 / 978-0792270133)
Children's book. 
1993 (Unknown) County
(Pub: Atheneum ISBN: 0027116840 / 978-0027116847)
Children's book. 
? Westchester County
Ms. Blumberg lived for a time with her family in Westchester County, New York. 

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