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Thomas Alva Edison : great American inventor

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, ©2007.
Series: Signature lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Learn about the life of this American genius.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: 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: Michael Burgan
ISBN: 0756518849 9780756518844 9780756520991 0756520991
OCLC Number: 63472592
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color), color map, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: Wizard of Menlo Park --
Scientist and entrepreneur --
On the move --
Business of inventing --
Invention factory --
Better light bulb --
Lighting up the world --
Capturing movement --
Creative business man --
American hero --
Life and times --
Life at a glance --
Additional resources --
Glossary --
Source notes --
Select bibliography --
Index --
Image credits.
Series Title: Signature lives.
Responsibility: by Michael Burgan.
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Learn about the life of this American genius.

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