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The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope

Author: William Kamkwamba; Bryan Mealer
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Relates how an enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity, and a future, to his family.
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Named Person: William Kamkwamba; William Kamkwamba
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Kamkwamba; Bryan Mealer
ISBN: 9780061730320 0061730327
OCLC Number: 310399246
Awards: Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K--12 Award, 2013
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2013
Description: 347 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer.

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Relates how an enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity, and a future, to his family.

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