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Casey Jones  Cover Image Book Book

Casey Jones / tale retold by Larry Dane Brimner ; illustrated by Drew Rose ; adviser, Alexa Sandmann.

Brimner, Larry Dane (Author). Rose, Drew, (ill.).


Presents the life story of John Luther Jones, an American railroad engineer whose death was celebrated in the ballad Casey Jones, which made him a folk hero.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0756506026
  • Physical Description: 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, c2004.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Subject: Jones, Casey, 1863-1900 > Juvenile literature.
Locomotive engineers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Locomotive engineers > Juvenile literature.

Currently available copies

  • 7 out of 7 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at West Georgia Regional Library System.


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      Lithia Springs Betty C. Hagler Public Library
J JONES BRI ( Send Text)
31057010261827 JUVENILE BIOGRAPHY Available

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