Thomas Jefferson: Letters from a Philadelphia Bookworm (Dear Mr. President Series)

By: Armstrong, Jennifer

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The Dear Mr. President series brings history alive through fictitious correspondence between a president and a young person. These thought-provoking letters provide valuable insights into important moments in American history through their portrayal of issues from other times. Although the letters are imagined, they are all based upon meticulous historical research. To capture each president's personality and the voice of the youth of each time period, the authors draw on definitive books, firsthand interviews, and other reliable sources.

Elegantly designed in two colors, the books include photographs, illustrations, maps, primary source material, reproductions of actual letters, a presidential biography, U.S. postal history, timelines, and an index.

The interactive Web footnotes throughout the books are a unique feature of the Dear Mr. President series. These footnotes point readers to the series Web page at for further information on a particular topic. This invaluable Web page encourages individual exploration, expertly guiding visitors through the vast resources of the Internet. There they will find primary source materials, links, historical sites, interactive games, and activities.

Title: Thomas Jefferson: Letters from a Philadelphia Bookworm (Dear Mr. President Series)

Author/Composer: Armstrong, Jennifer

Categories: 8 to 12 Years,

Publisher: Winslow Press: 2000-09-30

ISBN Number: 1890817309

ISBN Number 13: 9781890817305

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 013979

Description: Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Hardcover book copy of Thomas Jefferson: Letters from a Philadelphia Bookworm by Jennifer Armstrong. Dear Mr. President series. Delray Beach FL: Winslow Press, 2001. Printed in the United States of America. 117 pages. 6.25 x 8.75 inches, 23 cm. Summary: An educated, inquisitive young girl in Philadelphia corresponds with President Thomas Jefferson about current events, including the Lewis and Clark expedition, new inventions, and life at Monticello. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: Juvenile Literature Historical Fiction, Thomas Jefferson, Dear Mr President, Jennifer Armstrong,