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The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures

Author: Edward Ball
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The story of Eadweard Muybridge, inventor of stop-motion photography and moving pictures--who was also a murderer--and his relationship with Leland Stanford, the wealthy railroad baron and founder of Stanford University.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Trials, litigation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ball, Edward, 1959-
Inventor and the tycoon.
New York : Doubleday, ©2013
(DLC) 2012019977
(OCoLC)745979717
Named Person: Eadweard Muybridge; Eadweard Muybridge; Leland Stanford; Eadweard Muybridge; Leland Stanford
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Ball
ISBN: 9780385535496 038553549X
OCLC Number: 825117021
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 447 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Edward Ball.

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The story of Eadweard Muybridge, inventor of stop-motion photography and moving pictures--who was also a murderer--and his relationship with Leland Stanford, the wealthy railroad baron and founder of Stanford University.

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