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The papers of Thomas A. Edison

Author: Thomas A Edison; Reese Jenkins; et al
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1989-<©2011>
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seeking to replicate the success of his New York electric central station throughout the United States and in Europe and Latin America, Thomas A Edison vowed to become a 'business man for a year.'  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Archives
Biography
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Edison; Reese Jenkins; et al
ISBN: 0801831008 9780801831003 9781421400907 1421400901 0801831016 9780801831010 0801831024 9780801831027 0801858194 9780801858192 0801831040 9780801831041 0801886406 9780801886409 1421400901 9781421400907
OCLC Number: 17951299
Notes: Vol. 4 edited by Paul B. Israel, Keith A. Nier, Louis Carlat.
Description: v. <1-7> : ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents: V. 1. The making of an inventor, February 1847-June 1873 (c1989) --
v. 2. From workshop to laboratory, June 1873-March 1876 (c1991) --
v. 3. Menlo Park: the Early Years, April 1876-December 1877 (c1994) --
v. 4. The Wizard of Menlo Park, 1878 --
v. 5. Research to development at Menlo Park, January 1879-March 1881 (c2004) --
v. 6. Electrifying New York and abroad, April 1881-March 1883 (c2007) --
v. 7. Losses and loyalties, April 1883-December 1884 (c2011).
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: editors, Reese V. Jenkins ... [et al.].
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