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Author Slater, Lee, 1969-

Title Board game builder : Milton Bradley / Lee Slater.

Imprint Minneapolis, Minn. : Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Pub., [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Westside Board Book  B BRA    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Series Toy trailblazers
Toy trailblazers.
Note Includes index.
Contents A life of work and play begins -- A young man with bright ideas -- Early career -- The checkered game of life -- The making of a board game -- Ups and downs of real life -- Beyond the board game -- Bradley goes to Kindergarten -- The changing game of life -- Success and satisfaction -- The end game -- Milton Bradley's work lives on.
Indexed In: School Library Journal, April 2016
Horn Book, October 2016
Summary "[A biography of] the builder of board games, Milton Bradley. Follow the story from Bradley's childhood, his early entrepreneurial work creating and selling stationery, his drafting education at Harvard, his first business creating and selling lithographs, and how these experiences came together when he formed the Milton Bradley Company and created the game of 'Life'."--Provided by publisher.
Audience 5.1.
3-6 Follett School Solutions.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.9 0.5 179684.
Subject Bradley, Milton, 1836-1911.
Milton Bradley Company.
Board game industry.
Board games -- Design and construction.
Inventors -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Title Milton Bradley
ISBN 9781624039751

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