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The warlord's beads

Pilegard, Virginia Walton.

Gretna, La. : Pelican Publishing, 2001.

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

A young Chinese boy helps his father count the warlord's vast treasures by using beads threaded on a branch. Includes a brief history of the abacus and instructions for making one.

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ISBN:

978-1-56554-863-3

LC Call No:

PZ7.P6283 Wap 2001

Dewey Class No:

[E] 21

Author:

Pilegard, Virginia Walton.

Title:

The warlord's beads / Virginia Walton Pilegard ; illustrated by Nicolas Debon.

Publisher:

Gretna, La. : Pelican Publishing, 2001.

Physical:

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

Summary:

A young Chinese boy helps his father count the warlord's vast treasures by using beads threaded on a branch. Includes a brief history of the abacus and instructions for making one.

Subject:

Abacus--Fiction.

Subject:

Counting--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Debon, Nicolas, ill.

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035 System Ctrl No   $a System control number  12180276
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    $c Transcribing agency  DLC
    $d Modifying agency  DLC
042 Authentication   $a Authentication code  lcac
050 LC Call No 00  $a Classification number  PZ7.P6283
    $b Item number  Wap 2001
082 Dewey Class No 00  $a Classification number  [E]
    $2 Edition number  21
100 ME:PersonalName 1   $a Personal name  Pilegard, Virginia Walton.
245 Title 14  $a Title  The warlord's beads /
    $c Statement of responsibility  Virginia Walton Pilegard ; illustrated by Nicolas Debon.
260 PublicationInfo   $a Place of publication, dist.  Gretna, La. :
    $b Name of publisher, dist, etc  Pelican Publishing,
    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  2001.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  1 v. (unpaged) :
    $b Other physical details  col. ill. ;
    $c Dimensions  29 cm.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  A young Chinese boy helps his father count the warlord's vast treasures by using beads threaded on a branch. Includes a brief history of the abacus and instructions for making one.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Abacus
    $v Form subdivision  Fiction.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Counting
    $v Form subdivision  Fiction.
651 Subj:Geog $a Geographic name  China
    $v Form subdivision  Fiction.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Debon, Nicolas,
    $e Relator  ill.
852 Holdings   $a Location  PS
    $h Classification part  P PIL
    $p Barcode  514488
    $9 Cost  17

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