Synopsis

The Invention

The Invention $9.99

Merritt Ierley

Published by Samuel French Inc

1 Female

The inventor is Thomas A Edison; the invention, a little known idea of his to build a device for communicating with the next life, a proposal he actually broached in Scientific American magazine

Bizarre but true

That is the story behind this drama, which intersperses events in Edison's life with visits by such historical figures as Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone, and Matthew Brady, whose lives intersected with Edison's

The human side of Edison comes to life

A wonderful way for young people to learn about one of our most prominent inventors in history

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