Alexander Graham Bell: The Spirit of Innovation

Alexander Graham Bell: The Spirit of Innovation

by Jennifer Groundwater

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781459505261
Publisher: Lorimer
Publication date: 10/23/2018
Series: Amazing Canadians Series
Sales rank: 442,193
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

JENNIFER GROUNDWATER is a freelance writer and editor. Born in Montreal, she has migrated steadily westward. She now makes her home on Vancouver Island.

Table of Contents

Prologue 5

Chapter 1 "A Great and Glorious Success" 7

Chapter 2 "Why Don't You Do Something Useful?" 17

Chapter 3 "The Establishment of a Good Profession" 30

Chapter 4 "I Thought Alone of You, Mabel" 38

Chapter 5 "It Is a Neck and Neck Race" 47

Chapter 6 "Hoy! Hoy! Hoy!" 68

Chapter 7 "Our Fortunes Are Made" 73

Chapter 8 "Everything Coming Out In Our Favour" 82

Chapter 9 "I Have Really Accomplished a Great Work" 92

Chapter 10 "It Will All Be UP With Us Someday!" 102

Chapter 11 "To Get a Man Into the Air" 109

Epilogue 123

Further Reading 125

About the Author 126

Photo Credits 126

Acknowledgements 127

Index 128

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