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Edison, his life and inventions

Author: Frank Lewis Dyer; Thomas Commerford Martin
Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gain new insight into the life of quintessential American inventor Thomas Alva Edison with this comprehensive biography. Delving deeply into the personal and professional life of "The Wizard of Menlo Park," author Frank Lewis Dyer offers a fascinating glimpse into Edison's extraordinary mind and remarkable ambition.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Lewis Dyer; Thomas Commerford Martin
ISBN: 9781775418450 1775418456
OCLC Number: 680065121
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand.
Title from PDF t.p. (viewed on Aug. 15, 2011).
"First published in 1910"--T.p. verso.
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 electronic document (939 p.)
Responsibility: Frank Lewis Dyer ; Thomas Commerford Martin.
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Gain new insight into the life of quintessential American inventor Thomas Alva Edison with this comprehensive biography. Delving deeply into the personal and professional life of "The Wizard of Menlo Park," author Frank Lewis Dyer offers a fascinating glimpse into Edison's extraordinary mind and remarkable ambition.

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