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Edison : a life of invention

Author: Paul Israel; Raymond Todd; Blackstone Audiobooks.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audiobooks, 2007.
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: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Biography
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; Blackstone Audiobooks.
ISBN: 0786139595 9780786139590
OCLC Number: 79114097
Notes: Unabridged.
Audio file.
Title from image on Web page (viewed Jan. 20, 2007).
Previously released on compact disc, 1999.
Performer(s): Read by Raymond Todd.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Responsibility: Paul Israel.

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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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