Quien Fue Thomas Alva Edison? = Who Was Thomas Alva Edison? (Paperback)

By Margaret Frith, John O'Brien (Illustrator), Angelina Garcia (Translator)

Grosset & Dunlap, 9780448458564, 106pp.

Publication Date: April 12, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (3/25/2019)
Paperback (12/29/2005)
Prebound (12/29/2005)
Prebound (12/29/2005)

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One day in 1882, Thomas Edison flipped a switch that lit up lower Manhattan with incandescent light and changed the way people live ever after. The electric light bulb was only one of thousands of Edison's inventions, illuminated in John O'Brien's wonderful black-and-white illustrations.

About the Author

Margaret Frith lives in Manhattan and North Port, New York. John O'Brien lives in Deleran, New Jersey. Nancy Harrison lives in Allentown, Pennsylvania.