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Edison : the man who made the future

Author: Ronald Clark
Publisher: New York : Putnam, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A biography of one of the greatest inventors in the history of the world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clark, Ronald William.
Edison.
New York : Putnam, 1977
(OCoLC)756418480
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Clark
ISBN: 0399119523 9780399119521
OCLC Number: 3356893
Description: 256 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The boy : "addled" youth ; Tramp telegraphist --
The man : Professional inventor ; The talking machine ; The birth of the bulb ; Teething troubles ; The universal lamplighter --
The legend : Controversies, currents, and the phonograph ; In search of the talkies ; Fresh fields to conquer ; War against the u-boats ; Man into myth.
Responsibility: Ronald W. Clark.

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A biography of one of the greatest inventors in the history of the world.

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