Alexander Graham Bell: an inventive life

Front Cover
Kids Can Press, Apr 1, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
2 Reviews
"One would think that I had never done anything worthwhile but the telephone," complained Alexander Graham Bell. No wonder he was annoyed; Bell invented the phone when he was just 29 and went on to lead a long and inventive life. This biography in the Snapshots: Images of People and Places in History series chronicles the life and many remarkable achievements of Alexander Graham Bell, including his work with the hearing impaired and experiments with flight, iceberg locators and, of course, the telephone.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

Reason for Reading: Read aloud to my son as part of our history curriculum. Comments: This non-fiction book tells the life story of Alexander Graham Bell, skimming the surface of his private life and ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - bevgnc - LibraryThing

Really enjoy books in this series. Read full review

Contents

Meet Alexander Graham Bell
Aleck Bell Teacher
Brantfbrd Calling 14
Copyright

2 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1999)

Elizabeth MacLeod has written many children's books, includiElizabeth MacLeod has written many children's books, including nine titles in the Snapshots Biography series; numerous tng nine titles in the Snapshots Biography series; numerous titles in the Kids Can Read, Kids Books Of and Kids Can Do Ititles in the Kids Can Read, Kids Books Of and Kids Can Do It series; Why Do Horses Have Manes?; What Did Dinosaurs Eat?; series; Why Do Horses Have Manes?; What Did Dinosaurs Eat?; and Monster Fliers. She lives in Toronto. and Monster Fliers. She lives in Toronto.