WorldCat Identities

Ferris, Jeri

Overview
Works: 21 works in 72 publications in 1 language and 12,226 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Picture books  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E444.T82, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeri Ferris
Go free or die : a story about Harriet Tubman by Jeri Ferris( Book )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the black woman whose cruel experiences as a slave in the South led her to seek freedom in the North for herself and for others through the Underground Railroad
Walking the road to freedom : a story about Sojourner Truth by Jeri Ferris( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Black woman orator who spoke out against slavery throughout New England and the Midwest
Arctic explorer : the story of Matthew Henson by Jeri Ferris( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the Black explorer who discovered the North Pole
What are you figuring now? : a story about Benjamin Banneker by Jeri Ferris( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the Afro-American farmer and self-taught mathematician, astronomer, and surveyor for the new capital city of the United States in 1791, who also calculated a successful almanac notable for its preciseness
Native American doctor : the story of Susan LaFlesche Picotte by Jeri Ferris( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the young Omaha Indian woman who became the first Native American woman to graduate from medical school
Noah Webster and his words by Jeri Ferris( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of the man who wrote the first U.S. dictionary traces his youth as a bookish Connecticut farm boy and his twenty-year effort to write the all-American dictionary that was published in 1828 when he was seventy years old
Remember the ladies a story about Abigail Adams by Jeri Ferris( )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and achievements of the nation's second First Lady and advocate for women's rights
With open hands : a story about Biddy Mason by Jeri Ferris( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the life of Biddy Mason, a slave who found freedom in California in 1856, who practiced the philosophy of sharing as she nursed the sick, delivered babies, and started many philanthropic projects after becoming a wealthy landowner in Los Angeles
Demanding justice a story about Mary Ann Shadd Cary by Jeri Ferris( )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of Mary Ann Shadd Cary, nineteenth-century educator, writer, newspaper editor, and civil rights worker who was the first African-American woman to enter law school or to publish a newspaper
What do you mean? : a story about Noah Webster by Jeri Ferris( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the farm boy who became a teacher and went on to write the first American dictionary
What I had was singing : the story of Marian Anderson by Jeri Ferris( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of the African American singer
Thomas Jefferson : father of liberty by Jeri Ferris( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography that describes the love of books and learning as well as the personal life and political career of the third president of the United States
What I had was singing the story of Marian Anderson by Jeri Ferris( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What are you figuring now (B. Banneker)? by Jeri Ferris( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walking the road to freedom a story about Sojourner Truth by Jeri Ferris( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Black woman orator who spoke out against slavery throughout New England and the Midwest
Teaching trailblazers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
ARTIC EXPLORER by Jeri Ferris( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Teaching an Arctic experience ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Native American doctor the story of Susan LaFlesche Picotte by Jeri Ferris( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A biography of the young Omaha Indian woman who became the first Native American woman to graduate from medical school
Arctic explorer the story of Matthew Henson by Jeri Ferris( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A biography of the Black explorer who discovered the North Pole
 
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Audience level: 0.06 (from 0.06 for Go free or ... to 0.10 for ARTIC EXPL ...)
Alternative Names
Ferris, Jeri
Languages
English (71)
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