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Who was Milton Hershey? / by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Ted Hammond.

Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- (Author). Hammond, Ted, illustrator. (Illustrator).
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  • 18 of 26 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 26 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler jB HERSHEY (Text) 34044000880771 JUVENILE BIOGRAPHY Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell J B HER (Text) 38144000338949 Juvenile Biography Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg J SER WHO (Text) 32808000324069 CVBPLV Juvenile Easy Chapter Available -
Culver Elementary School 921 HER (Text) 72456000203841 900 Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville JB Her (Text) 32604000218331 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Checked out 02/01/2017
Eckhart PL - Main JB HER (Text) 840191002072784 Children's Biographies - Lower Level Checked out 02/06/2017
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) J 921 HER (Text) 33187003622764 Juvenile Nonfiction - A Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library J 921 HER (Text) 33187003622756 Juvenile Nonfiction - F Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J 921 HER (Text) 33187003622749 Juvenile Nonfiction - R Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown JB HERSHEY, MILTON (Text) 75342000337169 Junior Biography Checked out 02/02/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448479361
  • ISBN: 0448479362
  • ISBN: 9780545801126
  • ISBN: 9781480639171
  • Physical Description: 105 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York, USA : Grosset & Dunlap, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 104).
Formatted Contents Note: Who was Milton Hershey? -- Time to get to work -- The young candy maker -- Success! -- Mr. Hershey goes to Chicago -- Here comes Kitty -- Chocolate Town, USA -- Spreading the wealth -- Life after Kitty -- A chocolate fortune lives on.
Summary, etc.: A look at Milton Hershey's life details his professional successes, including the founding of the Hershey Chocolate Company, and how he used his wealth to benefit others.
"Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey's life was filled with invention and innovation. As a young man, he was not afraid to dream big and work hard. Eventually, he learned the secret to mass-producing milk chocolate and the recipe that gave it a longer, more stable shelf life. He founded a school for those who didn't have access to a good education and an entire town for his employees. Both his chocolate empire and his great personal legacy live on today."--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: Age 8-12.
780 Lexile.
Subject: Hershey, Milton Snavely, 1857-1945 > Juvenile literature.
Hershey Foods Corporation > History > Juvenile literature.
Businessmen > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Chocolate industry > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Businesspeople.
Chocolate industry > Juvenile literature.
Hershey (Pa.) > Juvenile literature.

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