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Thomas Alva Edison America"s Amazing Inventor by Nina McGuire

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Published by Tailored Tours Publications Inc .
Written in English


  • Scientists - Inventors,
  • Historical - General,
  • Scientists - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

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The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL12215189M
ISBN 101892629046
ISBN 109781892629043

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