What is LEGO?

688.7 OCO

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What is LEGO?

O'Connor, Jim.

New York : Penguin Workshop, [2020]

108 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.

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"The LEGO toy company was founded in 1934 by a Danish carpenter who loved making wooden pull toys. From its humble beginnings, the company has lived up to its name--which comes from the Danish phrase meaning to always "play well"--encouraging children to use their imagination and build whatever they can dream up . . . describes how a simple concept--small plastic bricks that snap together--morphed into a cultural phenomenon"--Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9780593092958

LC Call No:

TS2301.T7 O32 2020

Dewey Class No:

688.7/25 23

Author:

O'Connor, Jim.

Title:

What is LEGO? / by Jim O'Connor ; illustrated by Ted Hammond.

Publisher:

New York : Penguin Workshop, [2020]

Physical:

108 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.

Notes:

"An official WhoHQ book"--Front cover.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 108).

Summary:

"The LEGO toy company was founded in 1934 by a Danish carpenter who loved making wooden pull toys. From its humble beginnings, the company has lived up to its name--which comes from the Danish phrase meaning to always "play well"--encouraging children to use their imagination and build whatever they can dream up . . . describes how a simple concept--small plastic bricks that snap together--morphed into a cultural phenomenon"--Provided by publisher.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Kirk Christiansen, Ole,--1891-1958.

Subject:

Kirk Christiansen, Godtfred,--1920-1995.

Subject:

LEGO koncernen (Denmark)--History.

Subject:

LEGO toys--History.

AE:PersName:

Hammond, Ted, ill.

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300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  108 p. :
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500 General Note   $a General note  "An official WhoHQ book"--Front cover.
504 BibliogrphyNote   $a Bibliography, etc. note  Includes bibliographical references (p. 108).
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  What is LEGO? -- A toy maker -- Plastic -- LEGO takes off! -- How are LEGO bricks made? -- Branching out -- LEGO's little people -- Good times/Tough times -- A new leader -- Designing LEGO sets -- LEGO around the wolorld.
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