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Milton Hershey and the chocolate industry / Katie Kawa.

Kawa, Katie, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Macon County Public Library JB HERSHEY (Text) 39493107480784 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781499421354
  • ISBN: 1499421354
  • ISBN: 9781499421378
  • ISBN: 1499421370
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations, chiefly color ; 23 x 19 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A sweet story -- Growing up in Pennsylvania -- Hershey keeps trying -- The Lancaster Caramel Company -- From caramels to chocolates -- Making milk chocolate -- Hershey's chocolate factory -- Mass production changes the game -- A company town -- More than just chocolate -- Starting a school -- Hershey's on the rise -- A lasting legacy -- Glossary -- Websites.
Citation/References Note:
Junior Library Guild
Summary, etc.:
Written to support elementary social studies curricula, this biographical title provides historical context to Hershey's life and accomplishments. Historical photographs, a timeline, and primary sources provide a comprehensive look why Hershey is considered a great entrepreneur.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-10.
Grades 3-5.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG 6.0 0.5 184593 EN
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6 0.5 184593.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Subject: Hershey, Milton Snavely, 1857-1945 > Juvenile literature.
Hershey Foods Corporation > History > Juvenile literature.
Businessmen > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Chocolate industry > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Businessmen > United States > Biography.
Hershey (Pa.) > Economic conditions > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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