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The kid who invented the popsicle: and other surprising stories about inventions

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Publisher:
Cobblehill Books/Dutton,
Pub. Date:
c1997.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 7.4 - AR Pts: 2
Description
Discover the extraordinary stories behind everyday things! Did you know that the ice cream sundae was invented because of a law forbidding the sale of ice cream on Sundays? Or that the first motorcycle was really just a tricycle with a motor? Would you believe that Mickey Mouse started out as a rabbit? Arranged in alphabetical order with anecdotal, fun-to-read text, this fascinating book is packed with the stories behind these and over 100 more inventions. "[An] entertaining volume of trivia." -- Kirkus Reviews
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ISBN:
9780525652212
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.4, 2 Points
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Full title kid who invented the popsicle and other surprising stories about inventions
Author wulffson don l
Grouping Category book
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subject_facet Inventions -- History
title_display The kid who invented the popsicle : and other surprising stories about inventions
title_full The kid who invented the popsicle : and other surprising stories about inventions / Don L. Wulffson
title_short The kid who invented the popsicle :
title_sub and other surprising stories about inventions
topic_facet History, Inventions