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Author Wittenstein, Barry, author.
Title The boo-boos that changed the world : a true story about an accidental invention (really!) / Barry Wittenstein ; illustrated by Chris Hsu.
Pub Info Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2018]
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Descript 1 unnumbered volume : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Note Accelerated Reader LG 3.9 0.5 0.5 193557
Summary "Earle Dickson and his new bride Josephine begin their lives together. The end. (Not really. There's more.) Josephine has a proclivity for injuring herself. Earle attaches cotton to long strips of adhesive tape, telling Josephine to cut off a length when she needs one. Since Earle works as a cotton buyer at Johnson & Johnson, he shares his idea. They're a big hit. The end. (Again, not really!) After a few false starts (much like the hilarious "the end"s in this story), the Band-Aid is developed and becomes a massive hit. The end. (Really.)"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliog. Includes webography.
Subject Dickson, Earle, 1892-1961 -- Juvenile literature.
Johnson & Johnson -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Johnson & Johnson -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Bandages and bandaging -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Skin -- Wounds and injuries -- Juvenile literature.
Wounds and injuries -- Treatment -- Juvenile literature.
Medical innovations -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Bandages and bandaging -- History.
Skin -- Wounds and injuries.
Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Medical innovations -- History.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / General.
Add Author Hsu, Chris, illustrator.
Related To Online version: Wittenstein, Barry. Boo-boos that changed the world. Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2018] 9781632895578 (DLC) 2017006562
ISBN 9781580897457 (reinforced for library use)
1580897452 (reinforced for library use)
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