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Levi Strauss

Author: Lucia Raatma
Publisher: Minneapolis : Compass Point Books, ©2004.
Series: Compass Point early biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Briefly introduces the life of Levi Strauss, a Bavarian Jew who immigrated to the United States in 1847 and became a very successful businessman and philanthropist after inventing blue jeans.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Levi Strauss; Levi Strauss; Levi Strauss
Material Type: Biography, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lucia Raatma
ISBN: 0756505682 9780756505684 0756511755 9780756511753
OCLC Number: 52620596
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: The famous red tag --
Coming to the United States --
Making a living --
Life in San Francisco --
The blue jeans man --
A community man --
Remembering Levi's life --
Important dates in Levi Strauss's life.
Series Title: Compass Point early biographies.
Responsibility: by Lucia Raatma.
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Briefly introduces the life of Levi Strauss, a Bavarian Jew who immigrated to the United States in 1847 and became a very successful businessman and philanthropist after inventing blue jeans.

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