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Thomas Edison and the developers of electromagnetism

Author: Elizabeth R Cregan
Publisher: Mankato, MN : Compass Point Books, ©2010, ©2009.
Series: Mission, science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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A biography on Thomas Edison, describing his life, his work in developing the electrical power system, and more.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
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: Elizabeth R Cregan
ISBN: 9780756542276 0756542278
OCLC Number: 310715267
Description: 40 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 24 cm.
Contents: The wizard of Menlo Park --
Edison's early years --
A team effort --
Putting electricity to work --
Edison and Tesla --
Pioneers of electromagnetism --
Astronomer : Margaret Kivelson.
Series Title: Mission, science.
Responsibility: by Elizabeth R. Cregan ; science contributor, Sally Ride Science ; science consultant, Jane Weir.

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A biography on Thomas Edison, describing his life, his work in developing the electrical power system, and more.

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Excellent book about Thomas Edison

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-03-31) Excellent Permalink

This is an excellent book for the young reader about Thomas Edison.  Recommended for 4th and 5th grades.  It teaches the student about his life and work.  It talks about the other inventors that were an inspiration to him. 

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