Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

By Kathryn Gibbs Davis
Illustrators Illustrated by Gilbert Ford Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Imprint Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ISBN


Awards and Honors <i>Booklist</i> 2014 Top 10 Books for Youth, Science & Health; 2015 NCTE Orbis Pictus Honor Book; The Cook Prize, 2015 Finalist

Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

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To build his masterpiece in time for the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair, George Ferris overcame a skeptical public, limited funds, freezing temperatures . . . and quicksand! Quote sources. Selected bibliography. Web sites. Black-and-white photograph. Full-color illustrations in digital mixed media with ink and watercolor.
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