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The Resource Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins

Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins

Label
Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top
Title
Going up!
Title remainder
Elisha Otis's trip to the top
Statement of responsibility
Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins
Title variation
Going up!
Title variation remainder
Elisha Otiss trip to the top
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of the invention of the elevator and of its creator, tracing Otis's route from a farm boy watching ropes break on the hay hoist to his contributions to high-rise innovations and other feats of modern architecture
Member of
Summary
Describes the life and work of inventor and businessman Elisha Otis, with special emphasis on his development of a safety device that prevents elevators from falling if the hoisting cable fails.
Illustration
Biography type
individual biography
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10160487
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Kulling, Monica
Dewey number
  • 621.8/77092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TJ1370
LC item number
.K85 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 2
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Parkins, David
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True
Series statement
Great idea series
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  • Otis, Elisha Graves
  • Elevators
  • Inventors
  • Otis, Elisha Graves
  • Elevators
  • Inventors
  • Industrialists
Target audience
juvenile
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Elisha Otis's trip to the top
Label
Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781770492400
Lccn
bl2012040830
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top, Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781770492400
Lccn
bl2012040830
Other physical details
col. ill.

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