Summary: Johan Henrich Weber was born in 1735 in Hochstadt, Germany. He emigrated in 1749. He married Anna Elisabetha Filbert, daughter of Johann Samuel Filbert (1710-1786) and Maria Suzanna, in 1763. They had seven children. He died in 1815 in Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Pennsylvania.
Publisher / Publication Date: Masthof Press 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.2 WEBER Leber
Summary: Enhanced by more than one hundred historical photographs, chronicles the development of the Bell X-1 aircraft, the craft in which a young test pilot named Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier on October 14, 1947, detailing the development of the technology involved and exploring the impact of the historical achievement.
Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 623.746 PIS
Summary: Presents the life of the folk singer and social activist, and discusses his role in the union, anti-war, civil rights, and environmental movements and the opposition he sometimes aroused for his radical views.
Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2017
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB SEGER MAC
Summary: This book tells the stories of adventurers who have defied gravity and soared above the Earth, from pioneer aviators and astronauts to the free-falling fearlessness of Felix Baumgartner.
Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Raintree 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.13 GRE
Summary: In 1733, struggling printer John Peter Zenger scandalized colonial New York by launching the New-York Weekly Journal, which assailed the British governor as corrupt and arrogant -- a direct challenge to the prevailing law against "seditious libel", which criminalized any criticism of the government. Fronting for a group of powerful antiroyalist politicians, Zenger was jailed for nine months...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ZENGER, JOHN PETER KLU
Summary: To escape the edict that condemned all first-born Hebrew males by Egypt's Pharoah, Rameses I, the infant Moses is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri. He also gains the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses....
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount DVD 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA TEN
Summary: Ruby Ridge is a riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2017