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Alexander Graham Bell: Inventors and Scientists (History Maker Bios)
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Alexander Graham Bell: Inventors and Scientists (History Maker Bios)

by Stephanie Sammartino McPherson
 
True or False? The telephone was Alexander Graham Bell’s first invention.

False! Alexander Graham Bell invented a talking machine when he was fifteen years old. Before that he had invented a wheat husker.

As a young man, he taught deaf children how to talk at a school in Boston, Massachusetts.

He invented a metal detector that was used in several wars to

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True or False? The telephone was Alexander Graham Bell’s first invention.

False! Alexander Graham Bell invented a talking machine when he was fifteen years old. Before that he had invented a wheat husker.

As a young man, he taught deaf children how to talk at a school in Boston, Massachusetts.

He invented a metal detector that was used in several wars to find bullets in wounded men.

Later in life, he experimented with small airplanes and special boats called hydrofoils.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760789612
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
07/26/2007
Series:
History Maker Bios Series
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
425,303
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
7 - 9 Years

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