Robert Fulton and the Development of the Steamboat

The Library of American Lives and Times

Robert Fulton's failure as a painter led to one of the most important technological advances of the industrial age: the steamboat. Fulton's designs and personal influence linked together America's waterways and revolutionized trade and travel for a century to come.

Library Bound Book List: $37.60 / S&L: $28.20

Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 4-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-0-8239-5737-8
Author : Morris Pierce
Copyright : 2003
Language : English
Category : Social Studies, American History
Pages : 112
Trim : 6 7/8" x 9 1/2"
Dewey : B
Dewey(two) : 623.8
ATOS : 9
ARPoints : 2
Subject : Social Studies, American History
Binding : Library