Thomas Edison and Electricity

Thomas Edison and Electricity

by Steve Parker


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Details the life and work of Thomas Edison, who developed such inventions as the stock ticker, the lightbulb, and the phonograph.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780064461443
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
Publication date: 10/01/1992
Series: Science Discoveries Ser.
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1The Early Years5
Chapter 2The Budding Inventor9
Chapter 3Edison the Businessman11
Chapter 4The Empire at Menlo Park14
Chapter 5Let There Be Light17
Chapter 6A New Life22
Chapter 7Edison in Perspective26
The World in Edison's Time28

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Thomas Edison and Electricity 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
ecosborne on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
This book tell the story of Thomas Edison but focuses more on his achievements with electricity. The book has little asides that note important people of the time who did things with electricity also. this book could be used in science or in history lessons.