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The Resource Ben Franklin's big splash : the mostly true story of his first invention, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler

Ben Franklin's big splash : the mostly true story of his first invention, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler

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Ben Franklin's big splash : the mostly true story of his first invention
Title
Ben Franklin's big splash
Title remainder
the mostly true story of his first invention
Statement of responsibility
Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler
Title variation
Ben Franklins big splash
Title variation remainder
the mostly true story of his first invention
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ben Franklin loved to swim and, at the age of eleven, he was determined to swim like a fish--fins and all. This ... account of young Ben's earliest invention follows the budding scientist's journey as he tests and retests his swim fins. That first big splash led Ben to even more innovations and inventions. Includes Franklin quotes, a timeline, bibliography, and source notes"--Amazon.com
Summary
Retells the story of the famous thinker's first invention as a young Ben Franklin, troubled by the fact that fish swim better than he does, tries to invent a way to swim more fluidly
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
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10355360
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Rosenstock, Barb
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.R71943
LC item number
Be 2014
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1070
Literary form
fiction
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  • 0
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Schindler, S. D.
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True
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  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Inventors
  • Inventions
  • Swimming
  • Picture books for children
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Inventors
  • Inventions
  • Swimming
Target audience
juvenile
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the mostly true story of his first invention
Label
Ben Franklin's big splash : the mostly true story of his first invention, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn875521490
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781620914465
Lccn
2014931339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875521490
Label
Ben Franklin's big splash : the mostly true story of his first invention, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn875521490
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781620914465
Lccn
2014931339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875521490

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