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The story of Thomas Alva Edison

Author: Margaret Cousins
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1993.
Series: Landmark books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the great inventor whose creations have contributed to the comfort, convenience, and entertainment of people all over the world.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Cousins
ISBN: 0394848837 9780394848839
OCLC Number: 59360000
Notes: Originally published: 1965.
Includes index.
Description: 185 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Youngest child --
Enterprising newsboy --
Tramp telegrapher --
Practical inventor --
Deaf sound man --
Lighter of the lamp --
Father of motion pictures --
Dauntless wizard --
Down-to-earth dreamer --
Author's note --
Index.
Series Title: Landmark books.
Responsibility: by Margaret Cousins.

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A biography of the great inventor whose creations have contributed to the comfort, convenience, and entertainment of people all over the world.

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