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The heroic age of American invention

Label
The heroic age of American invention
Title
The heroic age of American invention
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1907-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Camp, L. Sprague
Dewey number
608.773
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T212
LC item number
.D4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventors
  • Inventions
  • Inventeurs
  • Inventions
Label
The heroic age of American invention
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Invention comes to America -- The heroic age begins -- The Stevenses and railroading -- Henry, Morse, and the telegraph -- Colt and other gunmakers -- McCormick and farm machinery -- Ericsson and the modern warship -- Kelly and steel refining -- Mergenthaler, Sholes, and writing machines -- Bell and the telephone -- Edison and the electric lamp -- Thomson and alternating-current power -- Selden and the automobile -- Langley, the Wrights, and flying -- Fessenden, de Forest, and radio -- The end of the heroic era
Control code
1299638
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
290 pages
Lccn
61007646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)277555
Label
The heroic age of American invention
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Invention comes to America -- The heroic age begins -- The Stevenses and railroading -- Henry, Morse, and the telegraph -- Colt and other gunmakers -- McCormick and farm machinery -- Ericsson and the modern warship -- Kelly and steel refining -- Mergenthaler, Sholes, and writing machines -- Bell and the telephone -- Edison and the electric lamp -- Thomson and alternating-current power -- Selden and the automobile -- Langley, the Wrights, and flying -- Fessenden, de Forest, and radio -- The end of the heroic era
Control code
1299638
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
290 pages
Lccn
61007646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)277555

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