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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Turtleback Books
Publication date February 1, 2004
Binding Prebinding
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780613937221
ISBN-10 0613937228
Dimensions 0.50 by 8.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $13.55
§As reported by publisher
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Summary
Retells some of the legends of John Henry, an African-American hero who raced against a steam drill to lay railroad tracks on a mountain.
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Editions
Library
from Fitzgerald Books (January 1, 2007)
9781424200771 | details & prices | 32 pages | List price $15.00
Prebinding
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from Turtleback Books (February 1, 2004)
9780613937221 | details & prices | 8.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $13.55
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