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Author Vonder Brink, Tracy., author.

Title The man who built a better leg / by Tracy Vonder Brink ; illustrated by Stacy Innerst.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Carus Publishing Company, dba Cricket Media, [2018]


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Description 1 online resource : color illustrations
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Note "Imaginative stories and poetry from Cricket magazine"--Copyright page.
Summary Injured by a cannonball, James Edward Hanger was the first amputee of the Civil War. Determined to find a better solution than a peg leg, he worked to develop his own artificial limb company. He even continued working past retirement, providing Hanger Limbs for victims of World War I.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed September 26, 2018).
Subject Hanger, James Edward, 1843-1919 -- Juvenile fiction.
Amputees -- Juvenile fiction.
Artificial limbs -- Juvenile fiction.
Artificial legs -- Juvenile fiction.
Civil war -- Juvenile fiction.
Amputees. (OCoLC)fst00808043
Artificial legs. (OCoLC)fst00817300
Artificial limbs. (OCoLC)fst00817307
Civil war. (OCoLC)fst00862883
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Innerst, Stacy, illustrator.
ISBN 9781642621068 (electronic book)
1642621064 (electronic book)
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