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The Resource Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins

Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins

Label
Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top
Title
Going up!
Title remainder
Elisha Otis's trip to the top
Statement of responsibility
Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins
Title variation
Going up!
Title variation remainder
Elisha Otiss trip to the top
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of the invention of the elevator and of its creator, tracing Otis's route from a farm boy watching ropes break on the hay hoist to his contributions to high-rise innovations and other feats of modern architecture
Member of
Summary
Describes the life and work of inventor and businessman Elisha Otis, with special emphasis on his development of a safety device that prevents elevators from falling if the hoisting cable fails.
Illustration
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160487
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kulling, Monica
Dewey number
j621.8/77092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Reading level
3.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parkins, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Great idea series
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Otis, Elisha Graves
  • Otis, Elisha Graves
  • Elevators
  • Inventors
  • Elevators
  • Inventors
Target audience
preschool
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Elisha Otis's trip to the top
Label
Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
956979
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781770492400
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781770492400
  • (OCoLC)754318716
Label
Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
956979
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781770492400
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781770492400
  • (OCoLC)754318716

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