Summary: Draws on primary source documents and photographs of historical artifacts to examine the lives of men and women enslaved by the Washington family, and includes information on the present-day archeological survey of Mount Vernon's Slave Cemetery.
Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 306.3 MCC
Summary: Meet Manya Sklodowska, better known today as Marie Curie, the co-discoverer of radium, and who became the first woman awarded the Nobel prize for her work on the discovery. Learn what life was like for Marie, and the effect her discovery had on the world.
Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2006