Thomas A. Edison: Young Inventor

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Learn about the life of Thomas Edison, the inventor who revolutionized the world we live in today. Born in 1847, he grew up without modern-day technology such as phonographs and... Read more

Learn about the life of Thomas Edison, the inventor who revolutionized the world we live in today. Born in 1847, he grew up without modern-day technology such as phonographs and moving pictures. However, he went on to invent these things and more, including the reliable electric light bulb. This biography takes you through his journey from humble beginnings in Ohio to his legendary lab in Menlo Park.

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Thomas Edison was a famous inventor who was born in 1847. Back then, there were no phonographs, moving pictures, or electric light bulbs that worked well. This was because Thomas Edison hadn't invented them yet!


This biography tells the story of Thomas Edison's life, starting from his early years in Ohio and leading up to his famous laboratory in Menlo Park.

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Grade: Grade 3-Grade 7

Brand: Aladdin

Publisher Date: 10/31/1986

Author: Sue Guthridge, Wallace Wook

Dimensions: 7.53 x 5.34 x 0.54

UPC: 9780020418504

Ages: 8-12

Pages: 192