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Author Carlson, Laurie M., 1952-

Title Queen of inventions : how the sewing machine changed the world / Laurie Carlson.

Publication Info. Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, 2003.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Nonfiction  J 681.7677 CAR    DISPLAY
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 681.767 CAR    AVAILABLE
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Description 32 pages : illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 32).
Summary Looks at the history of sewing and how it was transformed in the 1850s when an American inventor, Isaac Singer, not only invented a practical sewing machine, but also a way for everyone to afford one.
Subject Singer, Isaac Merritt, 1811-1875 -- Juvenile literature.
Sewing machines -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Sewing machines -- Juvenile literature.
Inventions -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title How the sewing machine changed the world
ISBN 0761327061 (lib. bdg.)
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