THE MAN WHO INVENTED THE FERRIS WHEEL.

TheManWhoInventedTheFerrisWheel[Book: Dani Sneed – 2013 – 20x24cm – 52 Pages – Few colour photos]. Exploring genius inventors and their great ideas – George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr. (1859 – 1896); inventor of the iconic Ferris wheel, which made its spectacular debut at the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893. Chapter Points: A Dreamer Is Born; A Wheel Idea; Racing to Build the Wheel; Queen of the Midway; The Wheel Stops Turning; [George Ferris’] Timeline; You Be The Inventor!; Words to Know; Learn More, Books and Internet Addresses; Index. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Excellent, for children.