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The Resource The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor, by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay

The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor, by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay

Label
The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor
Title
The real McCoy
Title remainder
the life of an African-American inventor
Statement of responsibility
by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the Canadian-born black American who studied engineering in Scotland and patented over fifty inventions despite the obstacles he faced because of his race
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Towle, Wendy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NC920L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clay, Wil
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCoy, Elijah
  • McCoy, Elijah
  • African American inventors
  • Inventors
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor, by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay
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
210802
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780590435963
Lccn
91038895 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780590435963
  • (Sirsi) ABC-1800
Label
The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor, by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay
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
210802
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780590435963
Lccn
91038895 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780590435963
  • (Sirsi) ABC-1800

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