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Full of beans : Henry Ford grows a car / Peggy Thomas ; illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham.

Thomas, Peggy, 1960- (author.). Fotheringham, Ed, (illustrator.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lower Macungie Library.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lower Macungie Library JUV BIO FORD (Text) 33400001507212 Juvenile Biography Checked Out 05/07/2021
 : Donated by Dain King [ ACK @ LEHCAR_LMTL ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629796390
  • ISBN: 1629796395
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Boyds Mills & Kane, 2019.

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"With a mind for ingenuity, Henry Ford looked to improve life for others. After the Great Depression struck, Ford especially wanted to support ailing farmers. For two years, Ford and his team researched ways to use farmers' crops in his Ford Motor Company. They discovered that the soybean was the perfect answer. Soon, Ford's cars contained many soybean plastic parts, and Ford incorporated soybeans into every part of his life. He ate soybeans, he wore clothes made of soybean fabric, and he wanted to drive soybeans, too. Award-winning author Peggy Thomas and illustrator Edwin Fotheringham explore this American icon's little-known quest."--Amazon.
Subject: Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 > Juvenile literature.
Automobile industry and trade > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Inventions > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Soybean products > Juvenile literature.
Soybean > Juvenile literature.
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