This is the first in a series of books by Curt Eriksmoen profiling the fascinating stories and impressive accomplishments of people who have lived in North Dakota.
Highlights of the 47 profiles in this book include:
- The former North Dakota newspaper editor who founded the Boy Scouts of America
- President Lincoln's primary bodyguard who became a prominent North Dakota political figure
- The North Dakota-born and raised FBI agent who uncovered a Nazi plot of sabotage in the United States
- The "Father of Modern Skiing" who later became a North Dakota farmer
- The movie director who first cast Humphrey Bogart as a leading actor and first teamed Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire as a dancing couple
Softcover. 180 pages