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Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Edison, Thomas A. -- 1847-1931 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Electric engineers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Louis Sabin and JoAnn Early Macken ; illustrated by George Ulrich.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
ContributionsMacken, JoAnn Early, 1953-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTK140.E3 S238 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. :
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16233368M
ISBN 100439880068
LC Control Number2006285494
OCLC/WorldCa78888186

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