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Edison and the business of innovation

Author: A J Millard
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993, ©1990.
Series: Johns Hopkins studies in the history of technology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Softshell Books edView all editions and formats
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From extensive research in the Edison archives at West Orange, New Jersey, Andre Millard presents new information about Edison the businessman and provides new interpretations of old issues.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A J Millard
ISBN: 080183306X 9780801833069 0801847303 9780801847301
OCLC Number: 31430835
Description: xiv, 387 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Johns Hopkins studies in the history of technology.
Responsibility: Andre Millard.
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"An informative business history, illuminating Edison the businessman, industrialist, and manager, showing why he succeeded in some areas and failed in others and how he 'straddled the craft culture Read more...

 
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