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Dream something big : the story of the Watts Towers

Author: Dianna Hutts Aston; Susan L Roth
Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Watts, California, over a period of many years, a man known to all as Uncle Sam spends his free time collecting broken bits of pottery, glass, and other scraps and turning them into a work of art.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Simon Rodia; Simon Rodia; Simon Rodia; Simon Rodia; Simon Rodia
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dianna Hutts Aston; Susan L Roth
ISBN: 0803732457 9780803732452
OCLC Number: 656451811
Target Audience: 830
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Dianna Hutts Aston ; collages by Susan L. Roth.

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In Watts, California, over a period of many years, a man known to all as Uncle Sam spends his free time collecting broken bits of pottery, glass, and other scraps and turning them into a work of art.

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