Edison and the Rise of Innovation

    Edison and the Rise of Innovation

    Leonard DeGraaf

    Sterling Signature 2013

    Hardback 272pp Illustrated

    9781402767364   Product Code: 19881

    Drawing on documents and photographs in the vast collections of the Thomas Edison National Historical Park, this book offers a richly illustrated study of the life and achievements of Thomas Edison (1847-1931), describing the ground-breaking innovations and inventions - particularly the phonograph and commercial electric light and power systems - that changed the world, but also focusing on his laboratories, his approach to business and how he revolutionized the way we develop new technologies. Foreword by Bill Gates.

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