Summary: Describes the life and accomplishments of Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to swim the English Channel and a figure in the early women's rights movement.
Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2000
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 EDE
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Adler
Summary: In 1926, a plucky American teenager named Trudy Ederle captured the imagination of the world when she became the first woman to swim the English Channel. Stout offers the dramatic and inspiring story of Ederle's pursuit of a goal no one believed possible, and the price she paid.
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 EDERLE, GERTRUDE STO
Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR