The Resource The first telephone, by Catherine Chambers

The first telephone, by Catherine Chambers

Label
The first telephone
Title
The first telephone
Statement of responsibility
by Catherine Chambers
Title variation
Alexander Graham Bell's amazing invention
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Experience the drama of scientific discovery! Alexander Graham Bell was determined to be the first to invent a transmitter that would carry a spoken message. With the help of Thomas Watson, Bell is about to transform we all communicate.The race is on, because Elisha Gray and other inventors are submitting patents, too"--
  • DK Reads The First Telephone is part of DK's three-level reading scheme helping kids learn how to read at home - and learn to love reading. This book is perfect for children "Reading Alone" who are proficient readers and developing the habit of reading widely for both pleasure and information. DK Reads are leveled into stages to help every child progress their reading skills and become a confident reader. DK Reads feature engaging and highly illustrated topics which appeal to kids. The story is supported with interactive themed pages and questions to encourage children to access information from a range of sources and develop comprehension and reading skills
Member of
Summary
Tells the story of Alexander Graham Bell and his quest to invent a device that would transmit a spoken message
Assigning source
Back cover
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10469327
Cataloging source
NYP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chambers, Catherine
Dewey number
621.385/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
DK adventures series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bell, Alexander Graham
  • Inventors
  • Telephone
  • Readers (Elementary)
  • Bell, Alexander Graham
  • Inventors
  • Telephone
  • Readers (Elementary)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The first telephone, by Catherine Chambers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Alexander's ideas -- The telegraph -- Surrounded by sound -- Workshop of wild dreams -- Ideas for inventions -- Good news and bad news -- Making connections -- The race for the patent -- The sound of success -- Telephones ring -- Alexander Graham Bell's life -- Telephones through the years -- Telephone quiz
Control code
ocn922706826
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9781465438249
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)922706826
Label
The first telephone, by Catherine Chambers
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Alexander's ideas -- The telegraph -- Surrounded by sound -- Workshop of wild dreams -- Ideas for inventions -- Good news and bad news -- Making connections -- The race for the patent -- The sound of success -- Telephones ring -- Alexander Graham Bell's life -- Telephones through the years -- Telephone quiz
Control code
ocn922706826
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9781465438249
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)922706826

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