The Telephone

The Telephone

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The Telephone by Marc Tyler Nobleman

Provides an introduction to the history and development of the telephone and explains how a telephone works. Includes information on Alexander Graham Bell and some of the other inventors who were influential of the invention of the telephone.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780736822183
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 09/01/2003
Series: Great Inventions Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.75(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Marc Tyler Nobleman has written books on everything from ghosts to Groundhog Day, belly flops to the Battle of the Little Bighorn, Superman to summertime activities. Besides writing books, he is also a cartoonist whose work has appeared in more than 100 magazines. OR**** Marc Tyler Nobleman is the author of more than 50 books for young people. He writes regularly for Nickelodeon Magazine and has written for The History Channel. He is also a cartoonist whose single panels have appeared in more than 100 international publications, including the Wall Street Journal, Good Housekeeping, and Forbes. He lives with his wife and daughter in Connecticut.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1The First Words4
Chapter 2Before the Telephone6
Chapter 3Inventors10
Chapter 4How a Telephone Works16
Chapter 5The Telephone Becomes Popular20
Chapter 6Telephones Today24
Time Line: Telephones through the Years26
Fast Facts28
Hands On: Make a Telephone29
Internet Sites31
Read More31

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