Thomas Edison: The Great American Inventor

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Barron's Educational Series, 1987 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 165 pages
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This brilliant inventor opened many doors to modern technology when he instituted his groundbreaking research laboratory in New Jersey. Here, he brought together scientists whose teamwork foreshadowed modern research methods.
  

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Contents

Chapter
1
Chapter
14
Tom the Newsboy
21
Tom the Wandering Telegrapher
47
From Rags to Riches
64
The Quadruplex and the Robber Baron
83
Lights Power and Proof
130
Glossary
153
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Author Louise Betts Egan is a writer and editor, whose books include Christmas Angels, Classic Treasury of Children's Poetry, and Hans Brinker, among many others. She lives with her husband and three children in Westchester County, New York.

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