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Who was Alexander Graham Bell?

Author: Bonnie Bader; David Groff
Publisher: New York, New York, USA : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, [2013] ©2013
Series: Who was-- ?
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An illustrated biography of the inventor of the telephone"--

"Did you know that Bell's amazing invention--the telephone--stemmed from his work on teaching the deaf? Both his mother and wife were deaf. Or, did you know that in later years he refused to have a telephone in his study? Bell's story will fascinate young readers interested in the early history of modern technology!"--

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Biography
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
BiographyJuvenile literature
Named Person: Alexander Graham Bell; Alexander Graham Bell; Alexander Graham Bell; Alexander Graham Bell; Alexander Graham Bell
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bonnie Bader; David Groff
ISBN: 9780448464602 0448464608 9781480631304 1480631302 0448467542 9780448467542 9780606321327 0606321322 0329998161 1484407202 9780329998165 9781484407202
OCLC Number: 830367557
Target Audience: Age 8 to 12.
Description: 105 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Contents: Who Was Alexander Graham Bell? --
An Inventor Is Born --
A Turning Point --
An Ear for Sound --
Endings and Beginnings --
A New Direction --
A Sound Is Heard --
A Race to the Finish --
Famous Words --
Victory! --
An Inventor to the End --
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Series Title: Who was-- ?
Responsibility: by Bonnie Bader ; illustrated by David Groff.
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Abstract:

"An illustrated biography of the inventor of the telephone"--

"Did you know that Bell's amazing invention--the telephone--stemmed from his work on teaching the deaf? Both his mother and wife were deaf. Or, did you know that in later years he refused to have a telephone in his study? Bell's story will fascinate young readers interested in the early history of modern technology!"--

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