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The Day-Glo brothers : the true story of Bob and Joe Switzer's bright ideas and brand-new colors

Author: Chris Barton; Tony Persiani
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Joe and Bob Switzer who experimented with ultraviolet lights and fluorescent paints and invented a new kind of color called Day-Glo.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Robert C Switzer; Joseph L Switzer
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Barton; Tony Persiani
ISBN: 9781570916731 157091673X
OCLC Number: 232636499
Awards: Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor, 2010.
Target Audience: 990; Grades: 2-5.; Ages: 007-010.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Dayglo brothers
Responsibility: Chris Barton ; illustrated by Tony Persiani.

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The story of Joe and Bob Switzer who experimented with ultraviolet lights and fluorescent paints and invented a new kind of color called Day-Glo.

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