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Nineteenth-century inventors

by Jon Noonan

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Inventions -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Inventors.,
    • Inventions.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the lives and achievements of eight of the most important inventors of the nineteenth century, including Edison, Fulton, Hollerith, and McCormick.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titles19th-century inventors.
      StatementJon Noonan.
      SeriesAmerican profiles, American profiles (Facts on File, Inc.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT39 .N66 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 114 p. :
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1535604M
      ISBN 100816024804
      LC Control Number91013584

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