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Hammond, Ted

Overview
Works: 15 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 3,652 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Graphic novels  History  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: HD9696.2.U62, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ted Hammond
Who was Babe Ruth? by Joan Holub ( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the life of the legendary baseball player, from his impoverished childhood, to his famous trade to the Yankees
Who is Bill Gates? by Patricia Demuth ( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bill Gates, born in Seattle, Washington, in 1955, is an American business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and author. In this Who Was ...? biography, children will learn of Gates' childhood passion for computer technology, which led him to revolutionize personal computers. Through the success of his now-world-famous software company, Microsoft, Bill Gates became one of the wealthiest philanthropists in history. This fascinating story of a child technology genius is sure to captivate any audience!"--
Who was Sally Ride? by Megan Stine ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the life and career of the physician and NASA astronaut who became the first American woman in space in 1983
Who was Milton Hershey? by James Buckley ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey's life was filled with invention and innovation. As a young man, he was not afraid to dream big and work hard. Eventually, he learned the secret to mass-producing milk chocolate and the recipe that gave it a longer, more stable shelf life. He founded a school for those who didn't have access to a good education and an entire town for his employees. Both his chocolate empire and his great personal legacy live on today."--Provided by publisher
Who is George Lucas? by Pam Pollack ( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the creator of the "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" movies, whose technological innovations have had a major impact on the film industry
The prison-ship adventure of James Forten, Revolutionary War captive by Marty Rhodes Figley ( )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1781, fifteen-year-old James Forten, a free African American from Philadelphia, is proud to be fighting for the American colonies, but when the British capture the ship on which he serves he fears for both his life and his freedom
The baseball adventure of Jackie Mitchell, girl pitcher vs. Babe Ruth by Jean L. S Patrick ( )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of the day Jackie Mitchell, a seventeen-year-old female professional baseball player, struck out the New York Yankees best hitters, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, in an exhibition game in 1931
The rooftop adventure of Minnie and Tessa, factory fire survivors by Amanda Doering Tourville ( )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two immigrant friends, Jewish Minnie and Catholic Tessa, work long hours at New York City's Triangle Shirtwaist Factory, and when a fire breaks out on March 25, 1911, trapping dozens of workers inside, they help one another to escape the flames. Includes facts about the factory, the fire, and its aftermath
The rescue adventure of Stenny Green, Hindenburg crash eyewitness by Emma Carlson Berne ( )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the huge airship, Hindenburg, catches fire before landing in Lakehurst, New Jersey, in 1937, a nine-year-old eyewitness finds the courage to do what he can to help the victims
The underground adventure of Arly Dunbar, cave explorer by Emma Carlson Berne ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his friend, Floyd Collins, becomes trapped in a cave in Kentucky in 1925, ten-year-old Arly places himself in great danger while trying to help with the rescue operation
The horse-riding adventure of Sybil Ludington, Revolutionary War messenger by Amanda Doering Tourville ( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1777, on a cold and stormy night in the New York Colony, sixteen-year-old Sybil Ludington makes a dangerous and difficult ride to warn the local militiamen that the British Army is looting and burning nearby Danbury, Connecticut
The prairie adventure of Sarah and Annie, blizzard survivors by Marty Rhodes Figley ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On January 12, 1888, when a blizzard blows off the roof of their schoolhouse on what had been an unseasonably warm day in Nebraska, Sarah and Annie are roped together with the other children and led by their teacher out into the storm and, hopefully, to the safety of her house
Who was Marie Curie? by Megan Stine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Born in Warsaw, Poland on November 7, 1867, Marie Curie was forbidden to attend the male-only University of Warsaw, so she enrolled at the Sorbonne in Paris to study physics and mathematics. There she met a professor named Pierre Curie, and the two soon married, forming one of the most famous scientific partnerships in history. Together they discovered two elements and won a Nobel Prize in 1903. (Marie later won another Nobel for chemistry in 1911.) She died in Savoy, France, on July 4, 1934, a victim of many years of exposure to toxic radiation."--
The Underground Railroad adventure of Allen Jay, antislavery activist by Richard Carbajal ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts in graphic novel format how Allen Jay, a young Quaker boy living in Ohio during the 1840s, helped a fleeing slave escape his master and make it to freedom through the Underground Railroad
Who was Henry Ford? by Michael Burgan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born on a small farm in rural Michigan, Henry Ford's humble beginnings were no match for his ambition. Ford quickly created a manufacturing dynasty, bringing affordable cars to the masses and forever changing America and the American workplace. Who Was Henry Ford' details his meteoric rise, and explains how the genius behind the assembly line and the Model T shaped modern American industry
 
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