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Going Up!

Elisha Otis's Trip To The Top

By Monica Kulling

This is the fourth book in Tundra's Great Idea Series of biographies for young readers. The story behind the invention of the elevator is one that all young children can relate to! The previous books in the series have been well reviewed, and this new book will be equally compelling.
 
A short, fully illustrated biography in the award-winning GREAT IDEA SERIES, about the man who invented the elevator - Elijah Otis. The man who enabled the hi-rise, and other feats of modern architecture.

Format

Book

Availability

1 available at Main (Downtown)
  • CB Otis, Children's Biography
1 available at Northeast
  • CB Otis, Children's Biography
1 available at Sandhills
  • CB Otis, Children's Biography
1 available at Southeast
  • CB Otis, Children's Biography
1 available at St. Andrews (Broad River)
  • CB Otis, Children's Biography

ISBN

9781770492400


Format: Book
Author: Kulling, Monica
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.
Title: Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top / Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins.
Publisher Date: Toronto, Ont. : Tundra Books ; Plattsburgh, N.Y. : Tundra Books of Northern New York, c2012.
Subject: Otis, Elisha Graves, 1811-1861 -- Juvenile literature. Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature Industrialists -- Juvenile literature. Elevators -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 9781770492400 1770492402
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 5
System Items Total: 5
Call Number: CB Otis
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Bib Id: 416507

Format: Book
Author: Kulling, Monica
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.
Title: Going up! : Elisha Otis's trip to the top / Monica Kulling ; illustrated by David Parkins.
Publisher, Date: Toronto, Ont. : Tundra Books ; Plattsburgh, N.Y. : Tundra Books of Northern New York, c2012.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Series: Great idea series
Series: Kulling, Monica. Great idea series
Subjects: Otis, Elisha Graves, 1811-1861 -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: Industrialists -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Elevators -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Other Author: Parkins, David ill.
LCCN: bl2012040830
ISBN: 9781770492400
ISBN: 1770492402
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 5
Total Copies: 5
Call Number: CB Otis