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Author Coleman, Wim author.

Title Steam! : taming the river monster / written by Wim Coleman and Pat Perrin ; illustrated by Sue Todd.

Imprint South Egremont, MA : Red Chair Press, [2015]
Publication Info. ©2015

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    jC 812 Coleman,W COL    Available
Description 40 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Setting the stage for fluency
Setting the stage for fluency.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 40).
Summary In 1807, folks living along the Hudson River saw a strange fire-breathing monster churning the waters. The sight of Robert Fulton's Clermont created havoc on the shore and river. One of the on-lookers, a young Brenton Dixon, got a job aboard the steamboat and assisted Fulton and his crew. Brenton continued working on steamboats throughout their great pre-Civil War heyday.
Audience 009-012.
Subject Steamboats -- United States -- History -- Juvenile drama.
Pilots and pilotage -- United States -- History -- Juvenile drama.
Steamboat workers -- United States -- History -- Juvenile drama.
Steamboats -- United States -- History -- Drama.
Pilots and pilotage -- United States -- History -- Drama.
Steamboat workers -- United States -- History -- Drama.
Genre/Form Children's plays, American.
Historical drama
Added Author Perrin, Pat author.
Todd, Sue, illustrator.
ISBN 9781939656742 (library binding/hardcover)
1939656745 (library binding/hardcover)
9781939656759 (paperback)
1939656753 (paperback)

 
    
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