Melvil Dewey

Library Genius

This title examines the remarkable life of Melvil Dewey and the invention of the Dewey Decimal System. Readers will learn about Dewey's background and education, as well as his innovations and work in libraries. Color photos, detailed maps, and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text. Features include a timeline, facts, additional resources, web sites, a glossary, a bibliography, and an index. Publishing Pioneers is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Format Price Qty
Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
Dewey 20
ATOS Reading Level 8.1
Accelerated Reader® Points 2.0
Guided Reading Level
Copyright 2010
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Imprint Essential Library
ISBN 9781604537611
Format Reinforced Hardcover

Author: Jill Sherman