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John Henry

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Minneapolis, MN : Millbrook Press, c2007.
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (48 pages) : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.8 - AR Pts: 0.5

Some folks say John Henry was born with a hammer in his hand. He sure loved to pound things and his muscles were harder than rocks. At work, John laid down tracks for the railroad company. The earth shook when he swung down his heavy hammers. John was stronger than the strongest worker, but was he stronger than a machine? Find out in this powerful tale.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Krensky, S., & Oldroyd, M. (2007). John Henry. Minneapolis, MN: Millbrook Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Krensky, Stephen and Mark, Oldroyd. 2007. John Henry. Minneapolis, MN: Millbrook Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Krensky, Stephen and Mark, Oldroyd, John Henry. Minneapolis, MN: Millbrook Press, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Krensky, Stephen., and Mark Oldroyd. John Henry. Minneapolis, MN: Millbrook Press, 2007. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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