Going Up!

Going Up!

Elisha Otis's Trip To The Top

Book - 2012
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"This is the fourth book in Tundra's Great Idea Series of biographies for young readers. The story behind the invention of the elevator is one that all young children can relate to! The previous books in the series have been well reviewed, and this new book will be equally compelling. short, fully illustrated biography in the award-winning GREAT IDEA SERIES, about the man who invented the elevator - Elijah Otis. The man who enabled the hi-rise, and other feats of modern architecture."
Publisher: Toronto : Tundra Books, 2012.
ISBN: 9781770492400
Characteristics: 1 v.
Additional Contributors: Parkins, David


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Jun 19, 2018

Another excellent living book about someone we don't hear a lot about - Mr Otis, the inventor of the everyday elevator. Elisha Otis made buildings more than 6 stories possible with his invention of the safety break on the lifts. Perfectly done!

KRockstar10 Mar 25, 2014

A fun youth biography that tells the story of the man who invented the elevator. Very interesting!

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