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Inventing the Future

A Photobiography of Thomas Alva Edison

by Marfe Ferguson Delano

  • 169 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by National Geographic Children"s Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inventors, engineers & medical figures,
  • Language & Literature,
  • Science,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • United States,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Inventors,
  • Edison, Thomas A,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology,
  • Technology - Inventions & Discoveries,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology,
  • Biography,
  • (Thomas Alva),,
  • 1847-1931,
  • Electric engineers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7805479M
    ISBN 100792267214
    ISBN 109780792267218
    OCLC/WorldCa48507670

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