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Thomas Alva Edison : great American inventor

Author: Louise Betts
Publisher: New York : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., 1987.
Series: Solutions (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and achievements of the famous inventor, from his boyhood experiments to his search for electricity.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Betts
ISBN: 081203922X 9780812039221
OCLC Number: 16682900
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 165 pages ; illustrations
Series Title: Solutions (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Louise Egan.

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Examines the life and achievements of the famous inventor, from his boyhood experiments to his search for electricity.

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