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Maybelle the Cable Car

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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English


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Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL7604067M
ISBN 100618164405
ISBN 109780618164400


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Maybelle the cable car is a cute enough book about the long history of San Francisco's cable cars but I think the majority of it was lost on my 3 year old who has never been to California and has never seen a cable car. The book also talks quite a bit about legislative process: petitions, polls, voting, etc/5.

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Burton (beloved author of MIKE MULLIGAN AND HIS STEAM SHOVEL) wrote and illustrated this book in the s to tell the tale of San Francisco's fight to save its cable cars from extinction/5(57).

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If you read the chronicle of the book that comes along with it, you will discover that Virginia Lee Burton basically lived this book, breathed it, researched it heavily before she wrote it. The story is a combination of political activism and an account of the old cable car lines in San Francisco/5.

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By Virginia Lee Burton, Virginia Lee Burton. Grades. PreK-K, N. Genre. Fiction. Maybelle loves to carry people up and down the hilly streets. People who voted "yes" in the San Francisco cable car question will love every page of this book and so will their children.

With an affection for that city and cartoon ability that lends her pictures and her verse a definite cross country appeal Miss Burton sings of Maybelle and her mechanism- how the brakes, cables and front wheels work- of Maybelle through the years from the turn of the.

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Published inMaybelle the Cable Car tells the story of the fight to save the cable cars in San Francisco. Maybelle was a cable car a San Francisco cable car She rang her gong and sang her song from early morn till late at night By recounting the actual events in San Francisco's effort to keep the city's cable cars running, this classic story illustrates how the.

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The collection contains the original manuscript and illustrations for the popular children's book Maybelle the Cable Car written and illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton. Published inMaybelle the Cable Car tells the story of the fight to save the cable cars in San Francisco.

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Maybelle the Cable Car (Unabridged) - Maybelle the Cable Car (Unabridged) audiobook, by Virginia Lee Burton Maybelle was a cable car a San Francisco cable car. Cling clang Clingety clang, up and down and around she went. That is, until the City Fathers said the cable cars were too old fashioned and must be replaced with big modern buses.

said the people of San Francisco. What is this cable car’s name?” I usually have an answer to most questions, even (especially) the blatantly stupid/smart-alecky ones, but this one had me floored. There’s a charming children’s book called Maybelle the Cable Car, written inthat tells the story of the fight to save the cars from “progress”, i.e.

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Maybelle and the other cable cars are well loved in San Francisco by the locals as well as the visitors. One day, they find out that the men in City Hall are trying to do away with the cable cars, calling them inefficient and economical.

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Maybelle is a cable car whose career taking people up and down the hills of San Francisco is threatened by Big Bill the Bus. The book does an excellent job of describing how cable cars work and what went on during the Save the Cable Cars movement of the s and s.Maybelle the Cable Car (Book): Burton, Virginia Lee: A picture story about San Francisco cable cars and their fight for survival.

Would you like to read a delightful story about a San Francisco cable car named Maybelle? Maybelle the Cable Car by Virginia Lee Burton, author of The Little House and Katie and the Big Snow takes us on a trip to San Francisco during a time when cable cars were threatened to become obsolete.

Bill the Bus is convinced that he is the future and he doesn't need cable cars around anymore.