In this book about one of the world's most famous painters, readers will learn about Claude Monet's life struggles, his constant commitment to painting nature as he saw it, and the beauty he left behind for the world to enjoy. Series Information With straightforward language and illustrations on nearly every page, the Who Was...? series invites kids to explore history by learning about key figures from politics, sports, music, literature, and more. Each book tells the story of a person's life and major accomplishments, and discusses the historic events that shaped his or her world. The books also include timelines, bibliographies, and suggestions for further research.