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The Resource Mr. Ferris and his wheel, written by Kathryn G. Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford

Mr. Ferris and his wheel, written by Kathryn G. Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford

Label
Mr. Ferris and his wheel
Title
Mr. Ferris and his wheel
Statement of responsibility
written by Kathryn G. Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford
Title variation
Mister Ferris and his wheel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This picture book biography sheds light on how the American inventor George Ferris defied gravity and seemingly impossible odds to invent the world's most iconic amusement park attraction, the Ferris wheel
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Kathryn
Dewey number
791.06/8028
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ford, Gilbert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ferris, George Washington Gale
  • Structural engineers
  • Civil engineers
  • Inventors
  • Ferris wheels
Target audience
primary
Label
Mr. Ferris and his wheel, written by Kathryn G. Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547959221
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013050147
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 123803
  • 787507
Label
Mr. Ferris and his wheel, written by Kathryn G. Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547959221
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013050147
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 123803
  • 787507

Library Locations

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      54 Church St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R7K2, CA
      43.1603307 -79.2460639
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