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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:   eBook : Document : 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: Electronic books
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brown, Don, 1949-
Wizard from the start.
Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010
(DLC) 2010279273
(OCoLC)441152215
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Document, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Don Brown
ISBN: 9780547488165 0547488165
OCLC Number: 754117255
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : color illustrations
Contents: ""Front Cover""; ""Front Matter""; ""Title""; ""Dedication""; ""Copyright""; ""Author's Note & Bibliography""; ""References""
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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