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The Legend of John Henry
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Doubleday
Publication date February 1, 1994
Binding Hardcover
Book category Easy Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780385311687
ISBN-10 0385311680
Dimensions 0.50 by 9 by 11.25 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $14.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
A rhythmic retelling of a classic American folktale, marked by vividly detailed and colorful illustrations, presents the moving tale of powerful railroad worker John Henry and his race with the steam drill. Reading Level, 3.6.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A rhythmic retelling of a classic American folktale, marked by vividly detailed and colorful illustrations, presents the moving tale of powerful railroad worker John Henry and his race with the steam drill. Reading Level, 3.6.

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9780385311687 | details & prices | 9.00 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.90 lbs | List price $14.95
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