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.
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 1||The First Words||4|
|Chapter 2||Before the Telephone||6|
|Chapter 4||How a Telephone Works||16|
|Chapter 5||The Telephone Becomes Popular||20|
|Chapter 6||Telephones Today||24|
|Time Line: Telephones through the Years||26|
|Hands On: Make a Telephone||29|