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The secret subway / written by Shana Corey ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio.

Corey, Shana, author. (Author). Red Nose Studio, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 20 of 24 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 24 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria j388.42 COR (Text) 37521530725797 AMPL Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler j388.42 COR (Text) 34044000876951 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J 388.4 COR (Text) 38209000864937 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J 388.42 Cor (Text) 76893000260740 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville E Cor (Text) 32604000221248 DCTPLD J Picture Books Available -
Eckhart PL - Main JP COR (Text) 840191002401284 Children's Picture Books - Lower Level Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL J388.42 COR (Text) 36241000388452 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC TRANSPO (Text) 30010170777836 Juvenile Picture Books Checked out 04/13/2017
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JPIC COR (Text) 36626103722567 JUV Picture Books Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland J388.42 C797 (Text) 76383000439921 Junior Non-Fiction On holds shelf -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780375870712
  • ISBN: 0375870717
  • ISBN: 9780375970719
  • ISBN: 0375970711
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: From an acclaimed author and a New York Times Best Illustrated artist comes the fascinating, little-known-and true!-story of New York City's first subway. New York City in the 1860s was a mess: crowded, disgusting, filled with garbage. You see, way back in 1860, there were no subways, just cobblestone streets. That is, until Alfred Ely Beach had the idea for a fan-powered train that would travel underground. On February 26, 1870, after fifty-eight days of drilling and painting and plastering, Beach unveiled his masterpiece-and throngs of visitors took turns swooshing down the track. The Secret Subway will wow readers, just as Beach's underground train wowed riders over a century ago.
Target Audience Note: 810 Lexile.
AD 810 Lexile.
Subject: Subways > New York (State) > New York > History > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 19th Century.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Transportation / General.
Beach, Alfred E. (Alfred Ely), 1826-1896 > Juvenile literature.

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