Edison

Author: Matthew Josephson
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780471548065
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Depicts Edison as a pivotal figure in America's economic and industrial revolution success and at the same time as a human being, including his exploitative and, at times, crude qualities.

Edison

Author: Paul Israel
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780471362708
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"-Kirkus Reviews The conventional story of Thomas Edison reads more like myth than history: With only three months of formal education, a hardworking young man overcomes the odds and becomes one of the greatest inventors in history.

Edison

Author: Frank Lewis Dyer
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775418456
Size: 72.13 MB
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Gain new insight into the life of quintessential American inventor Thomas Alva Edison with this comprehensive biography.

Thomas Edison

Author: Jan Adkins
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9780756652074
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Highlights the life and accomplishments of the inventor of the phonograph, the electric light bulb, and many other devices.

Edison

Author: Neil Baldwin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226035710
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BIOGRAPHY he genius of America's most prolific inventor, Thomas Edison, is
widely acknowledged, and Edison himself has become an almost mythic figure.
But how much do we really know about the man who considered deriving rubber
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Thomas Edison

Author: Paul Joseph
Publisher: Checkerboard Library
ISBN: 9781562396343
Size: 62.52 MB
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Sketches the life of the "Wizard of Menlo Park, " the man who patented more than one thousand inventions, the most important of which was the electric light bulb.

Edison S Electric Light

Author: Robert Friedel
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801899447
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has been written about the events at Menlo Park in october of 1879, the most
pivotal month in all of Edison's work on ... of those autumn weeks in accounts
ranging from contemporary newspaper descriptions to the latest Edison
biographies, ...

Time Magazine Biography Thomas Edison

Author: Garth Sundem
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
ISBN: 1480768197
Size: 37.67 MB
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Edison. Key. Dates. 1847 1868 Receives his first patent (of a total of 1,093) for
the Electrographic Vote-Recorder Opens Menlo Park research facility Invents the
carbon-telephone transmitter for the Western Union Telegraph Company Patents
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