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The Resource The Wizard of Menlo Park : how Thomas Alva Edison invented the modern world, Randall Stross

The Wizard of Menlo Park : how Thomas Alva Edison invented the modern world, Randall Stross

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The Wizard of Menlo Park : how Thomas Alva Edison invented the modern world
Title
The Wizard of Menlo Park
Title remainder
how Thomas Alva Edison invented the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Randall Stross
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An in-depth portrait of America's greatest inventor journeys inside the life and laboratory of Thomas Edison, documenting not only his revolutionary technological innovations, but also his ability to promote and market himself and his creations
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stross, Randall E
Dewey number
  • 621.3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Inventors
  • Electric engineers
Label
The Wizard of Menlo Park : how Thomas Alva Edison invented the modern world, Randall Stross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-361) and index
Contents
Success -- Almost famous -- The wizard of Menlo Park -- Flight -- Getting ahead -- Stagecraft -- Immersion -- Life after -- Starting anew -- Battle lost -- Fun -- Kingly privilege -- Friend Ford -- Letting go
Control code
BK0006891116
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
376 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400047628
Lccn
2006028808
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Wizard of Menlo Park : how Thomas Alva Edison invented the modern world, Randall Stross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-361) and index
Contents
Success -- Almost famous -- The wizard of Menlo Park -- Flight -- Getting ahead -- Stagecraft -- Immersion -- Life after -- Starting anew -- Battle lost -- Fun -- Kingly privilege -- Friend Ford -- Letting go
Control code
BK0006891116
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
376 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400047628
Lccn
2006028808
Other physical details
ill.

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