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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
Language
eng
Summary
This immensely engaging tale 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
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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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
  • Water-supply, Rural
  • Rural electrification
  • Electric power production
  • Malawi
Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1191388
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780061730320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1191388
  • (OCoLC)310399246
Label
The boy who harnessed the wind : creating currents of electricity and hope, William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1191388
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780061730320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1191388
  • (OCoLC)310399246

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