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Maker of machines: a story about Eli Whitney

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Publisher:
Carolrhoda,
Pub. Date:
2004.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
780L
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Eli Whitney's love of inventing and pondering new ideas made him one of America's greatest inventors. Best known for inventing the cotton gin, one of the most important American inventions of the century, he changed cotton production forever. a few years later, Whitney invented machines to make muskets that were identical. the first mass-manufacturing business in the country, his musket factory revolutionized the way Americans made things.
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ISBN:
9781575056340
9781575056036
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.4, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
780L
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Full title maker of machines a story about eli whitney
Author mitchell barbara
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-04-30 22:54:37PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 00:31:48AM

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subject_facet Firearms, Inventors, Manufacturing processes -- History, Whitney, Eli, -- 1765-1825
title_display Maker of machines : a story about Eli Whitney
title_full Maker of machines : a story about Eli Whitney / by Barbara Mitchell ; ill. by Jan Naimo Jones
title_short Maker of machines :
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topic_facet Firearms, History, Inventors, Manufacturing processes, Whitney, Eli