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Shea, Pegi Deitz
Noah Webster : weaver of words / Pegi Deitz Shea ; illustrated by Monica Vachula
1st ed
Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL jB WEBSTER    AVAILABLE
Subject Webster, Noah, 1758-1843 -- Juvenile literature
Subject(s) Lexicographers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Educators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Physical Description 40 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Note Paintings done in oil on board
Endsheets show a page of an original manuscript, c. 1825, in Noah Webster's hand
A Junior Library Guild selection
Reading Program Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning LG 7.0 1
Summary This book is an exploration of the life and work of Noah Webster, which discusses his promotion of a living American language and universal education for all, career as a newspaper publisher, and creation of America's first insurance company
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 38-39) and index
Series SOE Curriculum Lab
Alternate Author Vachula, Monica, ill

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