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The John Bull 150 Years a Locomotive

by White, John H. Jr.

The John Bull details the history of the locomotive engine and includes photographs and detailed drawings of the interior and exterior of these powerful engines that changed the way people traveled.  

  • Topics 19th-Century History,
    20th-Century History
  • Age Groups Middle School, High School, Adult
  • Book Type Nonfiction
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  • Publisher Smithsonian Institution Press, 1981, Washington, DC
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Award Key

Caldecott Medal
Most distinguished American picture book for children (annually).
Newberry Medal
Most distinguished contribution to American literature for children (annually).
Coretta Scott King Award
Distinguished books by authors and illustrators of African descent which promote an understanding and appreciation of the American dream (annually).
Golden Kite Award
Outstanding examples of text, illustration, fiction and nonfiction (four awards annually).
Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award
Outstanding work of historical fiction published by a U.S. publisher set in the New World.


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