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The Resource Thomas Jefferson builds a library, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by John O'Brien

Thomas Jefferson builds a library, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by John O'Brien

Label
Thomas Jefferson builds a library
Title
Thomas Jefferson builds a library
Statement of responsibility
Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Title variation
Thomas Jefferson builds a library
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thomas Jefferson loved to read and collect books on almost every subject. He built his first library as a young man, and kept on building until his book collection helped to create the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., the world's largest library
Summary
An account of how the third American president helped create the world's largest library, the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., shares excerpts from primary source documents that include Jefferson's thoughts on books, reading, and learning
Tone
Illustration
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10218325
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Rosenstock, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 973.4/6092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z997.J48
LC item number
R67 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Brien, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Books and reading
  • Book collecting
  • Libraries
  • Thomas Jefferson Library Collection (Library of Congress)
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Books and reading
  • Book collecting
  • Libraries
  • Thomas Jefferson Library Collection (Library of Congress)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Thomas Jefferson builds a library, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31-32)
Control code
ocn828884680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781590789322
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013931061
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)828884680
Label
Thomas Jefferson builds a library, Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31-32)
Control code
ocn828884680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781590789322
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013931061
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)828884680

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