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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
Summary
The story of thirty-two men who made the modern American era
Cataloging source
DLC
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
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventors
  • Inventions
  • United States
  • Inventeurs
  • Inventions
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
  • United States
Label
The heroic age of American invention
Link
https://archive.org/details/heroicageofameri01deca
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
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
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035605089
Label
The heroic age of American invention
Link
https://archive.org/details/heroicageofameri01deca
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
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
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035605089

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