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The Resource Tillie the terrible Swede : how one woman, a sewing needle, and a bicycle changed history, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Sarah McMenemy

Tillie the terrible Swede : how one woman, a sewing needle, and a bicycle changed history, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Sarah McMenemy

Label
Tillie the terrible Swede : how one woman, a sewing needle, and a bicycle changed history
Title
Tillie the terrible Swede
Title remainder
how one woman, a sewing needle, and a bicycle changed history
Statement of responsibility
by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Sarah McMenemy
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A story of America's bicycle craze and the story of one woman who wouldn't let society's expectations stop her from achieving her dream
Summary
Traces the story of the nineteenth-century women's bicycle riding champion, describing how the pioneering Swedish immigrant scandalized period society by acquiring a bicycle and unconventional new clothes that enabled her to train as a speed racer
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
385239
Cataloging source
DLC
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1961-
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Stauffacher, Sue
Dewey number
  • 796.62092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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760
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 5
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McMenemy, Sarah
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True
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  • Anderson, Tillie
  • Cyclists
  • Cyclists
  • Women cyclists
  • Women cyclists
  • Anderson, Tillie
  • Bicyclists
Target audience
juvenile
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how one woman, a sewing needle, and a bicycle changed history
Label
Tillie the terrible Swede : how one woman, a sewing needle, and a bicycle changed history, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Sarah McMenemy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2010007083
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375844423
Lccn
2010007083
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Tillie the terrible Swede : how one woman, a sewing needle, and a bicycle changed history, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Sarah McMenemy
Publication
Control code
2010007083
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375844423
Lccn
2010007083
Other physical details
col. ill.

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