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The Resource The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope
Title
The boy who harnessed the wind
Title remainder
creating currents of electricity and hope
Statement of responsibility
William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates how an enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity, and a future, to his family
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
CaOWTO
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1987-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kamkwamba, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Mealer, Bryan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kamkwamba, William
  • Inventors
  • Windmills
  • Wind power
  • Malawi
Target audience
adult
Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"P.S. insights, interviews & more-- "--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes Internet addresses (pages 16, 2nd sequence)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First Harper Perennial edition.
Extent
290, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061730337
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Ownership
*
System control number
  • 1380578
  • 85467
Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Publication
Copyright
Note
"P.S. insights, interviews & more-- "--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes Internet addresses (pages 16, 2nd sequence)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First Harper Perennial edition.
Extent
290, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061730337
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Ownership
*
System control number
  • 1380578
  • 85467

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