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The man who loved libraries : the story of Andrew Carnegie

Author: Andrew Larsen; Katty Maurey
Publisher: Toronto : Owlkids Books, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reveals how the Scottish immigrant arrived in the United States at the height of the Industrial Revolution, made his fortune in by investing in the railroads before using his wealth to fund over 2,500 public libraries around the world.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Larsen; Katty Maurey
ISBN: 9781771472678 1771472677
OCLC Number: 970404908
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: story by Andrew Larsen ; pictures by Katty Maurey.

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Reveals how the Scottish immigrant arrived in the United States at the height of the Industrial Revolution, made his fortune in by investing in the railroads before using his wealth to fund over 2,500 public libraries around the world.

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