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The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope

Author: William Kamkwamba; Bryan Mealer
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Adobe digital edView all editions and formats
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Relates how an enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity, and a future, to his family.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: William Kamkwamba; William Kamkwamba
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Kamkwamba; Bryan Mealer
ISBN: 9780061937699 006193769X
OCLC Number: 463477902
Description: 1 online resource (248 pages) : illustrations, map
Responsibility: William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer.
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Relates how an enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity, and a future, to his family.

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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/100841227<\/a>> # William Kamkwamba<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1987<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Kamkwamba<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Kamkwamba<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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