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Who was Milton Hershey?

Author: James Buckley, Jr.; Ted Hammond
Publisher: New York, New York, USA : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Peguin Group (USA) LLC, [2013]
Series: Who was-- .
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey's life was filled with invention and innovation. As a young man, he was not afraid to dream big and work hard. Eventually, he learned the secret to mass-producing milk chocolate and the recipe that gave it a longer, more stable shelf life. He founded a school for those who didn't have access to a good education and an entire town for his employees. Both his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
BiographyJuvenile literature
Named Person: Milton Snavely Hershey; Milton Snavely Hershey; Milton Snavely Hershey; Milton Snavely Hershey; Milton Snavely Hershey
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Buckley, Jr.; Ted Hammond
ISBN: 9780448479361 0448479362 9780606341639 0606341633 9781480639171 1480639176 9781484415047 1484415043 1489805680 9781489805683 9780545801126 0545801125
OCLC Number: 852221889
Awards: Commended for Jefferson Cup (Series) 2015
Target Audience: Age 8-12.
Description: 105 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Who was Milton Hershey? --
Time to get to work --
The young candy maker --
Success! --
Mr. Hershey goes to Chicago --
Here comes Kitty --
Chocolate Town, USA --
Spreading the wealth --
Life after Kitty --
A chocolate fortune lives on.
Series Title: Who was-- .
Responsibility: by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Ted Hammond.

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"Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey's life was filled with invention and innovation. As a young man, he was not afraid to dream big and work hard. Eventually, he learned the secret to mass-producing milk chocolate and the recipe that gave it a longer, more stable shelf life. He founded a school for those who didn't have access to a good education and an entire town for his employees. Both his chocolate empire and his great personal legacy live on today."--Provided by publisher.

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