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The Resource The telephone gambit : chasing Alexander Graham Bell's secret, Seth Shulman

The telephone gambit : chasing Alexander Graham Bell's secret, Seth Shulman

Label
The telephone gambit : chasing Alexander Graham Bell's secret
Title
The telephone gambit
Title remainder
chasing Alexander Graham Bell's secret
Statement of responsibility
Seth Shulman
Title variation
Alexander Graham Bell's secret
Title variation remainder
chasing Alexander Graham Bells secret
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although Alexander Graham Bell is widely accepted as the father of the telephone (despite the fact that rival inventor Elisha Gray submitted a similar claim the same day Bell filed his patent), Schulman provides intriguing evidence questioning if the scales were deliberately tipped in Alexander's favor.--From amazon.com
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
234933
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shulman, Seth
Dewey number
621.38509
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK6018.B4
LC item number
S58 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bell, Alexander Graham
  • Gray, Elisha
  • Telephone
  • Telephone
  • Inventors
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
chasing Alexander Graham Bell's secret
Label
The telephone gambit : chasing Alexander Graham Bell's secret, Seth Shulman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
652457
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780393062069
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007030904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393062069
  • (OCoLC)154706852
Label
The telephone gambit : chasing Alexander Graham Bell's secret, Seth Shulman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
652457
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780393062069
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007030904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393062069
  • (OCoLC)154706852

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