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Thomas Jefferson builds a library

Author: Barb Rosenstock; John O'Brien
Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Thomas Jefferson loved to read and collect books on almost every subject. He built his first library as a young man, and kept on building until his book collection helped to create the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., the world's largest library.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barb Rosenstock; John O'Brien
ISBN: 9781590789322 1590789326
OCLC Number: 828884680
Notes: "'I cannot live without books.'--Thomas Jefferson, 1815."
Target Audience: Ages: 8 up.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Barb Rosenstock ; illustrated by John O'Brien.

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