The Resource Lego manufacturers : the kristiansen family

Lego manufacturers : the kristiansen family

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Lego manufacturers : the kristiansen family
Title
Lego manufacturers
Title remainder
the kristiansen family
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the manufacturers of LEGO, the Kristiansen Family. Follow the family's story from Denmark where Ole Kirk Christiansen began making wooden toys in his Billund Carpentry Shop and Lumberyard to the company's evolution to the LEGO company. Christiansen and his sons Godtfred, Karl, and Gerhardt purchase a machine that makes plastic toys, and create the LEGO brick, and his grandson Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen expands to LEGOLAND. Learn how LEGO bricks are made, who came up with the name, how the family name came to be spelled with a K, and about other LEGO Group products. Sidebars, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table of contents, an index, a timeline and fun facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO
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Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Slater, Lee
Dewey number
688.7/25
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Kirk Christiansen, Ole
  • Kirk Christiansen, Godtfred
  • LEGO koncernen (Denmark)
  • LEGO toys
  • Toy industry
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lego manufacturers : the kristiansen family
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12042481
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781680770520
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12042481
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12042481
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Lego manufacturers : the kristiansen family
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12042481
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781680770520
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12042481
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12042481
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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