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Edison : a life of invention

Author: Paul Israel; Raymond Todd
Publisher: [Ashland] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 1999.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paul Israel's ambitious biography brightens the unexamined corners of a singularly influential and triumphant career in science. Thomas Edison, history's most prolific inventor who received an astounding 1,093 U.S. patents, comes to life. Armed with unprecedented access to Edison's workshop diaries, notebooks, and letters, Israel brings fresh insights into how the inventor's creative mind worked.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 98010105
(OCoLC)38295195
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Israel; Raymond Todd
ISBN: 9781433245787 1433245787 9781433245787 1433245787
OCLC Number: 455375655
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 22:33:23.
Performer(s): Read by Raymond Todd.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 324241 KB) or OverDrive Media Console (file size: 635428 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Paul Israel.

Abstract:

Paul Israel's ambitious biography brightens the unexamined corners of a singularly influential and triumphant career in science. Thomas Edison, history's most prolific inventor who received an astounding 1,093 U.S. patents, comes to life. Armed with unprecedented access to Edison's workshop diaries, notebooks, and letters, Israel brings fresh insights into how the inventor's creative mind worked.

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