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Thomas Edison : the great inventor

Author: Caryn Jenner; Peter Dennis
Publisher: London ; New York : DK Pub., 2007.
Series: Dorling Kindersley readers., 4,, Proficient readers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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This book introduces Thomas Edison and some of his most important inventions and explains how he changed the way we live.
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Genre/Form: Readers (Publications)
Biography
Juvenile works
Readers (Elementary)
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Caryn Jenner; Peter Dennis
ISBN: 9780756629465 0756629462 9780756629472 0756629470 9781405321457 1405321458 9781428749498 1428749497
OCLC Number: 150896075
Notes: "Level 4: Proficient readers."
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: The genius of Edison --
Trains and telegraphs --
Edison the inventor --
The invention factory --
Switching on the light --
Lighting up the world --
Sounds and pictures --
Edison's endless ideas --
Inventing the future.
Series Title: Dorling Kindersley readers., 4,, Proficient readers.
Responsibility: written by Caryn Jenner ; [illustrator, Peter Dennis].
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