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Thomas Alva Edison : inventing the electric age

Author: Gene Adair
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, [1996] ©1996
Series: Oxford portraits in science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Details the life and work of Thomas Edison, who developed the electric light bulb and over 1000 patents for other inventions and innovations.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Biography
Juvenile works
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Adair
ISBN: 0195087992 9780195087994 0195119819 9780195119817
OCLC Number: 33045266
Description: 141 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The budding inventor. -The wizard. Sidebar: the phonograph. -The electric light. -West Orange. Sidebar: Motion pictures: the kinetograph and beyond. -Chronology.
Series Title: Oxford portraits in science.
Responsibility: Gene Adair.
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Details the life and work of Thomas Edison, who developed the electric light bulb and over 1000 patents for other inventions and innovations.

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