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Thomas Edison : lighting the way —Houran, Lori Haskins.

Learn about the life of Thomas Edison.

Electrical wizard : how Nikola Tesla lit up the world —Rusch, Elizabeth, author.

Here is the story of the ambitious young man who brought life-changing ideas to America, despite the obstructive efforts of his hero-turned-rival, Thomas Edison. From using alternating current to light up the Chicago Wor...

Philo Farnsworth and the television —Niz, Ellen Sturm.
Graphic Novel
2007
Availability: 5 of 7

"In graphic novel format, tells the story of how Philo Farnsworth came up with the idea for electronic television at age 14, and later developed his idea into the technology for television that is still used today"--Prov...

A picture book of Thomas Alva Edison —Adler, David A.

An introduction to the genius with a curious mind who loved to experiment and who invented the phonograph, light bulb, movie camera, and numerous other items.

Thomas Edison —Kramer, Barbara.

Traces the life of Thomas Edison, one of the most influential inventors in American history, from his early childhood and education through his sources of inspiration and challenges faced, early successes, and the many i...

A wizard from the start : the incredible boyhood & amazing inventions of Thomas Edison —Brown, Don, 1949-

From his humble boyhood as a farmer's son, selling newspapers on trains, reading through public libraries shelf by shelf, and dreaming of new inventions, Thomas Edison went on to create the light bulb, the phonograph, an...

The lieography of Thomas Edison : the absolutely untrue, totally made up, 100% fake life story of the world's greatest inventor —Katz, Alan, author.

Thomas Edison, world-class inventor. You might know that he devised the electric light bulb and the phonograph. But what about his development of train-controlling sticks? Or his airborne way to send pancakes to his Cous...

Thomas Edison to the rescue! —Goldsmith, Howard.

Young Thomas Edison saves a child from being hit by a train and, as his reward, asks for training as a telegraph operator because that will help him prepare to become an inventor.

Nikola Tesla : engineer with electric ideas —Hudd, Emily, author.

"Nikola Tesla was a scientist and inventor in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Among his many inventions and experiments, he helped create the modern electricity system. Learn more about Tesla's life as a famous inventor!...

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