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Boss of the plains: the hat that won the West

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Publisher:
DK Ink/DK Pub.,
Pub. Date:
1998.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 830L
Description
When the American West was first being settled, everyone wore whatever hat was available. But John Stetson, a hatmaker who had followed his dream of going West, invented a wide-brimmed, high-crowned hat that quickly became the most popular hat west of the Mississippi. This unusual biography, illustrated by Caldecott Honor winner Holly Meade, captures the little-known story of the hat that has come to symbolize the West--and the man who invented it. Full color.
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ISBN:
9780789426574
9780789424792
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LG
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Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 830L
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Full title boss of the plains the hat that won the west
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Last Update 2018-05-23 23:18:59PM
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subject_facet Hat trade -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, Hats -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, Hatters -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Stetson, John Batterson, -- 1830-1906 -- Juvenile literature
title_display Boss of the plains : the hat that won the West
title_full Boss of the plains : the hat that won the West / by Laurie Carlson ; illustrated by Holly Meade
title_short Boss of the plains :
title_sub the hat that won the West
topic_facet Biography, Hat trade, Hats, Hatters, History, Stetson, John Batterson