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The invention of the cotton gin / by Nikole Brooks Bethea.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 677.2121 BETHEA (Text) 33946003233637 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Checked out 11/25/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781503816428
  • ISBN: 1503816427
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : The Child's World, Inc., [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 31-32) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Fast facts and timeline -- Whitney's idea -- Developing the cotton gin -- Obtaining a patent -- Business struggles -- Impact of the cotton gin -- Think about it.
Summary, etc.: Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the invention of the cotton gin. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.
Target Audience Note: Ages 8-11.
Subject: Whitney, Eli, 1765-1825 > Juvenile literature.
Cotton gins and ginning > Juvenile literature.
Cotton gins and ginning > History.

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