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Who Was Thomas Alva Edison?

Margaret Frith - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2005 - 112 pages
One day in 1882, Thomas Edison flipped a switch that lit up lower Manhattan with incandescent light and changed the way people live ever after. The electric light bulb was only ...
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Timeless Thomas: How Thomas Edison Changed Our Lives

Gene Barretta - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2012 - 36 pages
What do record players, batteries, and movie cameras have in common? All these devices were created by the man known as The Wizard of Menlo Park: Thomas Edison. Edison is most ...
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Edison's Electric Light: The Art of Invention

Robert Friedel, Paul B. Israel - Technology & Engineering - 2010 - 248 pages
In September 1878, Thomas Alva Edison brashly—and prematurely—proclaimed his breakthrough invention of a workable electric light. That announcement was followed by many ...
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Edison: Inventing the Century

Neil Baldwin - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 531 pages
The 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 ...
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Steam, Steel and Electricity

James W. Steele - Technology & Engineering - 2014 - 214 pages
"That which was utterly unknown to the most splendid civilizations of the past is in our time the chief power of civilization, daily engaged in making that history of a new era ...
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