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Thomas A. Edison and the modernization of America

Author: Martin V Melosi; Oscar Handlin
Publisher: [New York?] : HarperCollins, [1994?], ©1990.
Series: Library of American biography (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [Pbk. ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin V Melosi; Oscar Handlin
ISBN: 0673396258 9780673396259
OCLC Number: 985488655
Notes: Edition statement from P. [4] of cover.
Originally published: Glenview, Ill. : Scott, Foresman/Little Brown Higher Education, ©1990.
Description: ix, 221 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Editor's Preface Author's PrefaceOn the Urban Frontier Itinerant Telegrapher An Inventor's Apprenticeship Invention Factory Success in a Cotton Thread Electrifying the World Gilded Age Industrialist The Persistence of Vision The Corporate Image The Wizard at War Twilight Years Legacy Study and Discussion Questions A Note on the Sources Index
Series Title: Library of American biography (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Martin V. Melosi ; edited by Oscar Handlin.

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