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Title:
The boy who harnessed the wind
ISBN:
9780803740808
Physical Description:
293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 22 cm
Abstract:
In this memoir adapted for young readers, William Kamkwamba describes the drought that struck his tiny village in Malawi, his subsequent interest in science, and his idea to build a windmill. Made out of scrap metal and old bicycle parts, William's windmill brought electricity to his home and helped his family pump the water they needed to farm the land.
Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York, New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., [2015]

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