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A wizard from the start : the incredible boyhood & amazing inventions of Thomas Edison

Author: Don Brown
Publisher: Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From his humble boyhood as a farmer's son, selling newspapers on trains, reading through public libraries shelf by shelf, and dreaming of new inventions, Thomas Edison went on to create the light bulb, the phonograph, and the motion picture camera.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Brown
ISBN: 9780547194875 0547194870
OCLC Number: 441152215
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Responsibility: Don Brown.

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From his humble boyhood as a farmer's son, selling newspapers on trains, reading through public libraries shelf by shelf, and dreaming of new inventions, Thomas Edison went on to create the light bulb, the phonograph, and the motion picture camera.

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