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George Westinghouse : young inventor

Author: Montrew Dunham; Gray Morrow
Publisher: Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, ©1963.
Series: Childhood of famous Americans series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A brief biography of the boyhood of George Westinghouse. Provides an account of the life and achievements of the inventor who invented the railroad air brakes, automatic railroad signal devices, introduced alternating current in electricity, and much more.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dunham, Montrew.
George Westinghouse, young inventor.
Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, ©1963
(OCoLC)755172498
Named Person: George Westinghouse; George Westinghouse; George Westinghouse
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Montrew Dunham; Gray Morrow
OCLC Number: 1362735
Description: 200 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Time for school --
The threshing machine --
A new home --
Useless toys --
The haunted bridge --
A surprise for George --
A bargain --
The ghost on the bridge --
A surprise for father --
The last of the Mohawks --
The boat on the Erie Canal --
Off to war --
A hasty return --
A train wreck --
Stopping a train.
Series Title: Childhood of famous Americans series.
Responsibility: by Montrew Dunham ; illustrated by Gray Morrow.

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A brief biography of the boyhood of George Westinghouse. Provides an account of the life and achievements of the inventor who invented the railroad air brakes, automatic railroad signal devices, introduced alternating current in electricity, and much more.

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