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Nikola Tesla: Father of the Electric Age – A Short Biography
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
The biography of Nikola Tesla explores the life of a brilliant man whose inventions changed the world. Tesla is credited with the development of the electrical power distribution system, early radio, and hundreds of other inventions.
Ten of the Greatest Inventors Throughout Our History Part 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,140. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This ebook consists of 10 of the greatest inventors of our time. They are: Alexander Graham Bell, Benjamin Franklin, Galileo Galilei, Jonathan Ive, Leonardo da Vinci, Marie Curie, Nikola Tesla, Richard Feynman, The Wright brothers and Thomas Edison.
General Electric and Summer Islands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
After building out their rustic but posh summer resort, Association Island, in Lake Ontario by the late 20's, GE leaders were determined to locate to a larger island so they could play more golf. Their ill-timed decision proved to have a long-lasting legacy for an historic Island in the St. Lawrence. The hulking remains of Carleton Villa are testament to GE's decision/indecision on Carleton Island
Thomas Edison: America's Greatest Inventor: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions
Thomas Edison was an inventor. He invented electric lighting, the phonograph and alkaline batteries. He invented a camera to record moving pictures and a device for watching them. He added sound to create a motion picture. He improved many of the machines we use today. He even created a battery powered car. Edison created more inventions than any other inventor. 15-minute bio. Has CCS exercises.
Thomas Edison: America's Greatest Inventor
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Thomas Edison was an inventor. He invented the electric lighting system, the phonograph and alkaline batteries. He invented a camera to record moving pictures and a device for watching them. He added sound to create a motion picture. He worked on and improved many of the machines we use today. He even created a battery powered car. Thomas Edison created more inventions than any other inventor.
Inventors You Should Know: Profiles for Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This book contains six short profiles of six famous inventors. Included profiles: Alexander Graham Bell Edwin Land George Westinghouse Jerome Lemelson Nikola Tesla Thomas Edison
The Discovery of Electricity: A History Just for Kids!
Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 31. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
In this book, we will be looking at the discovery of electricity. We will talk a little about the science of what electricity is, and then we will talk about how it was discovered and how smart inventors found a way to use this force to make the world a more comfortable place to live in. What would you like to learn about electricity? This book will look at the discovery of electricity from six
Tom Horn vs. The Warlords of Krupp
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Ex-gunslinger Tom Horn is rescued from a hangman's noose and recruited to escort teenage Eleanor Roosevelt to Vienna. The trip includes cameos by historical characters Theodore Roosevelt, the Wright Brothers,Thomas Edison, Mata Hari, and even a very young Adolf Hitler. The characters were real, the steampunk adventure is wild, and the fun is nonstop.
Flash O' Lantern: 13+ Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,840. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
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Flash fiction short stories are great for reading on mobile devices and when time is limited. Flash O' Lantern contains 13 strange, eerie flash fiction stories about spiders, snakes and shoes, haunted houses, trick-or-treating costumes gone bad, vampires, ghosts, zombies, aliens + more! 13 historical October horror events are also reviewed + author notes.
A Walking Tour of Fort Myers, Florida
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Fort Myers, Florida is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.