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Turn on the light, Thomas Edison!

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Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Edison, Thomas A. 1847-1931.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of Thomas Edison as a boy.

    Edition Notes

    At head of title: Before I made history.

    Other titlesBefore I made history turn on the light, Thomas Edison!
    Statementby Peter and Connie Roop.
    ContributionsRoop, Connie., Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 2021 vol. 22
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p. :
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3282947M
    ISBN 100439439272
    LC Control Number2003586350
    OCLC/WorldCa51833168

      Tried were celluloid, cedar, coconut hair, fishing line, and cotton soaked in boiling tar; until, late in the evening of the 22nd of October, a thread of cotton was carbonized – and glowed for an astonishing 13 ½ hours, at a level of light equal to thirty candles. Thomas Edison, having made night day, changed human life on the planet, and so.


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