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Thomas Alva Edison

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Published by Silver Burdett Press in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Edison, Thomas A. 1847-1931 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Edison, Thomas A. 1847-1931,
    • Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Inventors

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the inventor who changed the world in which he lived with such revolutionary inventions as the phonograph, electric lighting, and motion pictures.

      Edition Notes

      StatementVincent Buranelli.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesPioneers in change
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTK140.E3 B87 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination133 p. :
      Number of Pages133
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2187857M
      ISBN 100382095227
      LC Control Number89006014
      OCLC/WorldCa19394821

      Detailed Biography. Thomas Edison did not invent the modern world. He was, however, present at the creation, a significant figure in the organization and growth of America's national markets, communications and power systems, and entertainment industries. Book Description HTML The biography of one of the greatest scientists of the 20th Century, Thomas Alva Edison, who invented more modern-day solutions than anyone else in the scientific world.


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