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Trail blazers of technology; the story of nine inventors.

Author: Harland Manchester; Anthony Ravielli
Publisher: New York, Scribner [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biographical sketches of Davenport, Diesel, Goodyear, Nobel, Lake, Maxim, Telsa, De Forest, Sikorsky, include descriptions of their inventions. Grades 7-10.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Thomas Davenport; Rudolf Diesel; Charles Goodyear; Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Simon Lake; Hiram Percy Maxim; Nikola Tesla; Lee De Forest; Igor Ivan Sikorsky; Thomas Davenport; Lee De Forest; Rudolf Diesel; Charles Goodyear; Simon Lake; Hiram Percy Maxim; Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Igor Ivan Sikorsky; Nikola Tesla
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harland Manchester; Anthony Ravielli
OCLC Number: 1301912
Description: 215 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: Thomas Davenport.--Rudolf Diesel.--Charles Goodyear.--Alfred Nobel.--Simon Lake and his submarines.--Sir Hiram of Maine and the Maxim dynasty.--Nikola Tesla.--Lee de Forest.--Igor Sikorsky.--Selected bibliography (p. 209-210).
Responsibility: Illustrated by Anthony Ravielli.

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Biographical sketches of Davenport, Diesel, Goodyear, Nobel, Lake, Maxim, Telsa, De Forest, Sikorsky, include descriptions of their inventions. Grades 7-10.

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