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Author Davis, Kathryn Gibbs.

Title Mr. Ferris and his wheel / written by Kathryn Gibbs Davis ; illustrated by Gilbert Ford.

Published New York, New York Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, [2014]

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  791 DAVI    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Examines how the engineer George Ferris invented and constructed the amusement park ride that bears his name for the 1893 Chicago World's Fair.
Notes Orbis Pictus Honor, 2015.
Other author Ford, Gilbert, illustrator.
Subject Ferris, George Washington Gale, 1859-1896. -- Juvenile literature.
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) -- Juvenile literature.
Structural engineers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Civil engineers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Ferris wheels -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Biography.
History.
Juvenile works.
Variant Title Ferris and his wheel.
ISBN 9780547959221 (hbk.)
0547959222 (hbk.)