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Henry Ford: Putting the World on Wheels (Time For Kids Biographies Series) (edition 2008)
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As a young boy, Henry Ford was fascinated by technology and how objects worked. His childhood interests led him to leave the Ford family farm in Michigan in search of a career with machinery, and the rest is automotive and economic history.
TIME For Kids® Biographies help make a connection between the lives of past heroes and the events of today. Henry Ford made cars affordable, turning them into the primary means of travel for Americans. His innovations, including the assembly line, are still benefiting us today.
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Age 8-9. A comprehensive biography showcases Henry Ford's contributions to society, which included manufacturing affordable automobiles for everyone and creating better working conditions for the workers who made them.
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