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The Resource LEGO manufacturers : the Kristiansen family, by Lee Slater

LEGO manufacturers : the Kristiansen family, by Lee Slater

Label
LEGO manufacturers : the Kristiansen family
Title
LEGO manufacturers
Title remainder
the Kristiansen family
Statement of responsibility
by Lee Slater
Title variation
Kristiansen family
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follow the family's story from Denmark where Ole Kirk Christiansen began making wooden toys in his Billund Carpentry Shop and Lumberyard to the company's evolution to the LEGO company. Christiansen and his sons Godtfred, Karl, and Gerhardt purchase a machine that makes plastic toys, and create the LEGO brick, and his grandson Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen expands to LEGOLAND. Learn how LEGO bricks are made, who came up with the name, how the family name came to be spelled with a K, and about other LEGO Group products
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
688.7/25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Toy trailblazers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
LEGO manufacturers : the Kristiansen family, by Lee Slater
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A famous toymaker is born -- Ole builds his life -- Life isn't always easy -- The first LEGO toys -- Plastic classics -- Life of a LEGO brick -- A new name and a new system -- Ole's grandson runs the company -- A game changer in the world of play -- Rebuilding the LEGO brand -- The future lab -- Ole's family today
Control code
sky278171048
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781624039775
Lccn
2015030430
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
LEGO manufacturers : the Kristiansen family, by Lee Slater
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A famous toymaker is born -- Ole builds his life -- Life isn't always easy -- The first LEGO toys -- Plastic classics -- Life of a LEGO brick -- A new name and a new system -- Ole's grandson runs the company -- A game changer in the world of play -- Rebuilding the LEGO brand -- The future lab -- Ole's family today
Control code
sky278171048
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781624039775
Lccn
2015030430
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

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