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Publisher Comments:

The mills at Wicksbridge are imaginary, but their planning, construction, and operation are quite typical of mills developed in New England throughout the nineteenth century.

Synopsis:

Well researched, ambitious, and absorbing, this first-rate history lesson details the construction of a spinning mill with a good deal of social history interwoven.

About the Author

David Macaulay is the author and illustrator of many exciting and unusual books for readers of all ages including Building Big, the companion book to the successful PBS series, and Caldecott Medal winner Black and White. Superb design, magnificent illustrations, and clearly presented information distinguish all of his books.Mr. Macaulay has been nominated as the United States representative for the Hans Christen Andersen Award in illustration. The Hans Christian Andersen Award is the highest international recognition given to an author and an illustrator of children"s books whose complete works have made a lasting contribution to children"s literature. He lives and works in Rhode Island.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395520192
Author:
Macaulay, David
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin
Author:
David Macau
Author:
Lay
Location:
Boston
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Social Science - General
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Rhode island
Subject:
Textile factories
Subject:
Social Studies - General
Subject:
Textile factories -- Rhode Island -- History.
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
October 1989
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5 to 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
12 x 9 x 0.44 in 1.37 lb
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , Well researched, ambitious, and absorbing, this first-rate history lesson details the construction of a spinning mill with a good deal of social history interwoven.
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