Author: Ronald Clark
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1448210275
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In Edison: The Man Who Made The Future, first published in 1977, Ronald Clark describes the inventors early untutored upbringing, his struggles in the industrial jungle which grew up in the aftermath of the American Civil War, and his vital ...

The Story Of Thomas A Edison

Author: Inez Nellie Canfield McFee
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 9781358455926
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.


Author: Frank Lewis Dyer
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775418456
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>I< THOMAS ALVA EDISON was born at Milan Ohio, February 11, 1847 . The
State that rivals Virginia as a "Mother of Presidents" has evidently other titles to
distinction of the same nature. For picturesque detail it would not be easy to find
any story excelling that of the Edison family before it reached the Western
Reserve. The story epitomizes American idealism, restlessness, freedom of
individual opinion, and ready adjustment to the surrounding conditions of pioneer
life. The ancestral ...

Thomas Edison

Author: Kay Barnham
Publisher: Raintree
ISBN: 1406272515
Size: 51.82 MB
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Each book in this series traces the life of a famous scientist or inventor, from their childhood and education through their sources of inspiration and challenges faced, early successes, and the discoveries or inventions for which they are ...


Author: Neil Baldwin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226035710
Size: 30.68 MB
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Thomas Alva Edison

Author: Hella Schreier
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3322844072
Size: 80.82 MB
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... E.A. 21, 25 Carbutt, John (1832–1905) 91 Carmann 54,55 Carnot, Sadi 88
Caruso, Enrico 84 Davy, Humphry (1778–1829) 59 Dickson, William K. 90, 91, 92
, 94, 95 Eastman, George (1854–1932) 91 Eckert, T. T. 38, 39 Edison, Charles
102 Edison, John 9 Edison, Marion 30, 75, 76 Edison, Mary geb. Stilwell (1855
bis 1884) 30, 31, 36, 43, 75,76 Edison, Mina geb. Miller 76, 77,88 Edison, Nancy
geb. Elliot 9, 11 Edison, Nancy geb. Simpson 9 Edison, Samuel 9 Edison,
Samuel jr.

The Wizard Of Menlo Park

Author: Randall E. Stross
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307394569
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This bold reassessment of Edison’s life and career answers this and many other important questions while telling the story of how he came upon his most famous inventions as a young man and spent the remainder of his long life trying to ...

The Age Of Edison

Author: Ernest Freeberg
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101605472
Size: 51.51 MB
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In The Age of Edison, award-winning author and historian Ernest Freeberg weaves a narrative that reaches from Coney Island and Broadway to the tiniest towns of rural America, tracing the progress of electric light through the reactions of ...