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The Christmas Tugboat: How the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Came to New York City

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4 out of 5
Based on 81 Ratings and 27 Reviews

Book Description


Nothing says Christmas like a Christmas tree, and the Rockefeller Center tree in New York City has said it beautifully since 1931. But how does the tree get there? One year, the tugboat captain (and author) George Matteson, his wife, and their daughter traveled by tug to fetch the giant tree. This dramatic picture book tells the story of their real-life journey up the Hudson River, and J... More
Book Information
PublisherClarion Books
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages48
ISBN-100618992154
ISBN-13978-0618992157
Publication Date10/30/2012
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About Adele Ursone (Author) : Adele Ursone is a published author. A published credit of Adele Ursone is The Christmas Tugboat: How the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Came to New York City.
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About George Matteson (Author) : George Matteson is a published author. A published credit of George Matteson is Draggermen: Fishing on Georges Bank.
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About James E. Ransome (Illustrator) : James E. Ransome is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of James E. Ransome include Helen Keller: The World in Her Heart, You... more
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