The Resource A wizard from the start : the incredible boyhood & amazing inventions of Thomas Edison, Don Brown

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

Label
A wizard from the start : the incredible boyhood & amazing inventions of Thomas Edison
Title
A wizard from the start
Title remainder
the incredible boyhood & amazing inventions of Thomas Edison
Statement of responsibility
Don Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Introduces young readers to Thomas Edison by describing the thirst for knowledge that marked his childhood, his humble beginnings, and his frequent trips to the library before he began dreaming of innovations to improve the world
  • 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, and the motion picture camera
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Don
Dewey number
621.3092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD940L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TK140.E3
LC item number
B76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Electrical engineers
  • Inventors
  • Inventors
  • Electric engineers
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A wizard from the start : the incredible boyhood & amazing inventions of Thomas Edison, Don Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547194875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn441152215
  • 535474
Label
A wizard from the start : the incredible boyhood & amazing inventions of Thomas Edison, Don Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547194875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn441152215
  • 535474

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