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Meacham, Jon

Summary: Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States and one of the authors of the Declaration of Independence. He was also a lawyer and an ambassador, an inventor and a scientist. He had a wide range of interests and hobbies, but his main interest was the survival and success of his country. The audiobook is ideal for those interested in American presidents, biographies, and the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 921 JEF

Rosenstock, Barbara

Summary: An account of how the third American president helped create the world's largest library, the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., shares excerpts from primary source documents that include Jefferson's thoughts on books, reading, and learning.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boyds Mills Pr 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JEF

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB JEFFERSON ROS

Kalman, Maira.

Summary: "Sheds light on the fascinating life and interests of the Renaissance man who was our third president"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JEF

Hargrove, Jim.

Summary: Traces the life of the tall red-headed Virginian, from his early education and involvement in the American Revolution to his activities as the nation's third president and last years at Monticello.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1986

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Jefferson 1986

Fradin, Dennis B.

Summary: An illustrated biography tells the life of the third president of the United States, a book-lover, self-taught architect, and author of the Declaration of Independence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Jef

Giblin, James.

Summary: Traces the life of the third president of the United States and discusses his many non-political accomplishemts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JEF

Nardo, Don

Summary: Discusses the childhood, family life, political career, two terms as President, and accomplishments of Thomas Jefferson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JEF

Ribke, Simone T.

Summary: Thomas Jefferson was our nations third president, but his contributions to the United States started years before. Jefferson was the principal author of the Declaration of Independencethe document that is the foundation of country. Throughout his life he continued to work for the betterment of the nation. The well-organized chapters help students identify key details while the photographs,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JEF

Old, Wendie C.

Summary: Explores the life of the third president, from his childhood in Virginia, through his writing of the Declaration of Independence, to his years in office.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishers 1997

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB JEFFERSON OLD

Aldridge, Rebecca.

Summary: Describes the life and accomplishments of the third president of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bridgestone Books 2002

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB JEFFERSON ALD

Gregory, Josh.

Summary: The Fourth of July is often called our countrys birthday. What important role did Thomas Jefferson have in making this American holiday possible? Young readers will find out as they read about his writing of the Declaration of Independence, as well as his early life, his ideas for shaping a new government, and his two terms as president. They will also make connections to their own lives as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Pub. Company 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 JEF

Moscow, Henry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Heritage Pub. Co.; book trade distribution by Golden Press 1960

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB JEFFERSON AME

Lanier, Shannon.

Summary: Depicts the descendents of Thomas Jefferson and wife Martha, and also those of his relationship with slave Sally Hemings, with whom he had seven children. Ages 11 and older.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 LAN

Burke, Rick

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Jefferson 2003

Jurmain, Suzanne.

Summary: Describes how their different political views caused friends Thomas Jefferson and John Adams to become rivals, until they learned to set aside their differences for the sake of their friendship.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD Fiction Jurmain 2012

Jurmain, Suzanne.

Summary: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson were good friends with very different personalities. But their differing views on how to run the newly created United States turned them into the worst of friends. They each became leaders of opposing political parties, and their rivalry followed them to the White House. Full of both history and humor, this is the story of two of America's most well-known...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.46 JUR

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 Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Television Networks 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc Fo

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV FOU

Chew, Elizabeth V.

Summary: Depicts a day with Thomas Jefferson as he and his grandson visit the vast plantation of Monticello, providing information about the gadgets and household items he reinterpreted and invented.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harry N Abrams Inc 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.4 JEF