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Thomas Edison

Author: David Colbert
Publisher: New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, ©2008.
Series: 10 days.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Aladdin pbk edView all editions and formats
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Focuses on ten crucial days in the life of Thomas Edison and highlights his ideas and inventions. Although a child of the 19th century, his interests and inventions parallel some of the most popular technologies of the Internet age.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison; Thomas A Edison
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Colbert
ISBN: 9781416964445 1416964444
OCLC Number: 180756620
Description: v, 153 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Day 1: Fall, 1862: built for speed --
Day 2: January 30, 1869: networking --
Day 3: December 30 1874: all that glitters --
Day 4: March 28, 1879: Menlo Park --
Day 5: November 29, 1887: clear as a bell --
Day 6: December 7, 1877: easy listening --
Day 7: December 31, 1979: Switched on --
Day 8: September 4, 1882: father of pearl --
Day 9: : the hard way --
Day 10: April 23, 1896: larger than life --
Afterword: October, 21, 1931: tribute.
Series Title: 10 days.
Other Titles: 10 days: Thomas Edison
Responsibility: David Colbert.
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Focuses on ten crucial days in the life of Thomas Edison and highlights his ideas and inventions. Although a child of the 19th century, his interests and inventions parallel some of the most popular technologies of the Internet age.

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