The Telephone

The Telephone

by Louise Spilsbury, Richard Spilsbury

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Overview

The Telephone by Louise Spilsbury, Richard Spilsbury

Alexander Graham Bell wasn't the only person trying to invent the telephone, but in the race to the finish he beat Elisha Gray to the patent office, and thereby sealed his place in history. Readers will learn the history of the invention of the telephone in this title that includes information on the key players, the setbacks along the way, and the moments of discovery.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781432938338
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2010
Series: Tales of Invention
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 1040L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Louise Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. Her writing covers a wide range of topics from animals and science to history and social studies.

Richard Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. He has written about a wide range of topics including science, nature, and history.

Table of Contents

Before telephones — Electric messages — The first telephones — Improving the telephone — Cell phones — Into the future.

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