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

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

Label
Mr. Ferris and his wheel
Title
Mr. Ferris and his wheel
Statement of responsibility
written by Kathryn Gibbs Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford
Title variation
Ferris and his wheel
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how the engineer George Ferris invented and constructed the amusement park ride that bears his name for the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10325965
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Kathryn Gibbs
Dewey number
791.06/80284
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
900L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
TA140.F455
LC item number
D38 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ford, Gilbert
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ferris, George Washington Gale
  • Ferris, George Washington Gale
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • Structural engineers
  • Civil engineers
  • Inventors
  • Ferris wheels
  • Structural engineers
  • Civil engineers
  • Inventors
  • Ferris wheels
Target audience
primary
Label
Mr. Ferris and his wheel, written by Kathryn Gibbs Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1052799
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547959221
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013050147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547959221
  • (OCoLC)867078427
Label
Mr. Ferris and his wheel, written by Kathryn Gibbs Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1052799
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547959221
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013050147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780547959221
  • (OCoLC)867078427

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