Inventing the Future

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Inventing the Future

A Photobiography of Thomas Alva Edison

By Marfe Ferguson Delano; David Edward Edison Sloane (Foreword by)

National Geographic Society, Hardcover, 9780792267218, 64pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2002

Description
Thomas Edison's 1,093 patented inventions include the light bulb, the phonograph, and significant contributions to the fields of photography. Combining lively text, rare period photos, and Edison's own words, Delano paints a memorable portrait of this prolific American genius. Photos.

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