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Product Description: In The First Telephone, discover Alexander Graham Bell's story and his determination to be the first to invent a transmitter to carry a spoken message that would transform communications. With the help of Thomas Watson, Bell perseveres and records his step-by-step progress against the wishes of his sponsors...read more

Hardcover:

9781465438249 | Dk Pub, October 6, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In The First Telephone, discover Alexander Graham Bell's story and his determination to be the first to invent a transmitter to carry a spoken message that would transform communications.

Paperback:

9781465438256 | Dk Pub, October 6, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: In The First Telephone, discover Alexander Graham Bell's story and his determination to be the first to invent a transmitter to carry a spoken message that would transform communications.

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Product Description: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

Hardcover:

9781421809526 | 1st World Library, February 28, 2006, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Thirty-five short years, and presto!
9781404366466 | Indypublish.Com, June 1, 2003, cover price $77.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781404307902 | Indypublish.Com, May 1, 2002, cover price $93.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780533042104, titled "Stability and Instability in Politics: The Case of Nigeria and Cameroon" | Vantage Pr, June 1, 1979, cover price $9.95 | also contains Stability and Instability in Politics: The Case of Nigeria and Cameroon
9780836966084, titled "History of the Telephone" | Facsimile edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1910), cover price $32.95
1 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

Paperback:

9781493651139 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 1, 2013, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The History of the Telephone By Herbert N.
9781437895810 | Indypublish.Com, February 28, 2009, cover price $56.99
9788132029748 | Lightning Source Inc, August 30, 2008, cover price $12.36 | About this edition: General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1910 Original Publisher: A.
9781605973081 | Book Jungle, March 31, 2008, cover price $12.45 | About this edition: Casson was a Canadian journalist who wrote about business and technology.
9788132004615 | Lightning Source Inc, March 30, 2008, cover price $15.69
8 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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Product Description: It's Rakhi, the Hindu holiday special to brothers and sisters, and Arun wishes he had a sister with whom to celebrate. Soon it looks as if his wish will come true. His parents are going to adopt a baby girl named Asha. She is coming all the way from India, where Arun's dad was born...read more
By Jamel Akib (illustrator) and Uma Krishnaswami

Hardcover:

9780405060571, titled "The Beginnings of Telephony" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1974, cover price $25.50 | also contains The Beginnings of Telephony

Paperback:

9781620142257 | Reprint edition (Lee & Low Books, April 1, 2015), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: It's Rakhi, the Hindu holiday special to brothers and sisters, and Arun wishes he had a sister with whom to celebrate.

School and Library:

9781584302599 | Lee & Low Books, September 30, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Eight-year-old Arun waits impatiently while international adoption paperwork is completed so that he can meet his new baby sister from India.

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Product Description: The invention of the telephone was one of the most important scientific breakthroughs in modern history. Readers learn the story of Alexander Graham Bell's life and discover the events that led to the invention of a technological marvel that forever changed the way people communicate, and that is still important to us today...read more

Paperback:

9781448888726 | Rosen Pub Group, August 1, 2012, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Alexander Graham Bell: Famous Inventor was written to support the Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts.

Library:

9781448886036 | Powerkids Pr, August 10, 2012, cover price $23.60 | About this edition: The invention of the telephone was one of the most important scientific breakthroughs in modern history.

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Product Description: In an age where near-instantaneous communication is available through all manners of portable and pocket-sized devices, it is easy to overlook the genesis of telecommunication instrumentationthe telephone. Since Alexander Graham Bell patented the first phone in the 1800s, the telephone has undergone numerous changes to its look and functionality...read more
By Robert Curley (editor)

Library:

9781615306787 | Britannica Educational Pub, December 15, 2011, cover price $35.25 | About this edition: In an age where near-instantaneous communication is available through all manners of portable and pocket-sized devices, it is easy to overlook the genesis of telecommunication instrumentationthe telephone.

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Product Description: A level 2 Amicus Reader that discusses turn-of-the-century American schools and how they are different from the early 1900s to today. Includes Whats Different? photo quiz.

Library:

9781607531654 | Amicus, September 1, 2011, cover price $27.10 | About this edition: A level 2 Amicus Reader that discusses turn-of-the-century American schools and how they are different from the early 1900s to today.

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Product Description: This book tells the story of the invention of the telephone, including the key players, setbacks along the way, and moments of discovery.

Paperback:

9781432938338 | Not Applicable, September 1, 2010, cover price $7.99

Library:

9781432938260 | Heinemann/Raintree, September 1, 2010, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: This book tells the story of the invention of the telephone, including the key players, setbacks along the way, and moments of discovery.

Documents the illicit beginnings of the lucrative telephone monopoly, revealing how Bell's journals acknowledged his illegal copying of Elisha Gray's invention in order to secure what would become the nation's most valuable patent. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780393062069 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, January 30, 2008), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Documents the illicit beginnings of the lucrative telephone monopoly, revealing how Bell's journals acknowledged his illegal copying of Elisha Gray's invention in order to secure what would become the nation's most valuable patent.

Paperback:

9780393333688, titled "The Telephone Gambit: Chasing Alexander Graham Bell's Secret" | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, January 7, 2009), cover price $14.95

Miscellaneous:

9780393070507, titled "The Telephone Gambit: Chasing Alexander Graham Bell's Secret" | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 7, 2009, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: Elizabeth Raum looks at the history of the telephone. Readers will learn what life was like before telephones existed and how they developed through time into what they are today. They will discover how telephones are used and how they have changed people's lives.

Hardcover:

9780431191492 | Heinemann Intl Inc, September 30, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Elizabeth Raum looks at the history of the telephone.

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Product Description: Why was a bell added to the telephone? What did telephone operators do in the past? When was the cell phone invented? Take a journey through time and discover the amazing history of the telephone!

Paperback:

9781403496560 | Not Applicable, August 15, 2007, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Why was a bell added to the telephone?

Library:

9781403496508 | Heinemann/Raintree, August 15, 2007, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Why was a bell added to the telephone?

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A history of the telephone, from its beginnings as an improvement upon the telegraph to its current mobile state, also discusses its impact upon society as a means of communication.

Hardcover:

9780313332074 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 2006, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A history of the telephone, from its beginnings as an improvement upon the telegraph to its current mobile state, also discusses its impact upon society as a means of communication.

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Product Description: Over 120 black and white photos and 175 patent drawing, charts, diagrams, and shematics trace the development of the telephone from Alexander Graham Bell's first box telephone of 1877 to Trimline models from Western Electric. Text provides technical information necessary to repair, restore, and maintain a collection...read more

Paperback:

9780764322822 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, September 30, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Over 120 black and white photos and 175 patent drawing, charts, diagrams, and shematics trace the development of the telephone from Alexander Graham Bell's first box telephone of 1877 to Trimline models from Western Electric.

Product Description: Great Inventions is a captivating chronicle of major technological advances that have shaped everyday life over the past two centuries. Each book provides an in-depth look at the dedicated individuals behind each invention, a history of each invention's development, and its present-day use and continuing evolution...read more

Paperback:

9780836865912 | Gareth Stevens Pub, June 1, 2006, cover price $14.05 | About this edition: Great Inventions is a captivating chronicle of major technological advances that have shaped everyday life over the past two centuries.

Library:

9780836858792, titled "The Telegraph and Telephone" | Gareth Stevens Pub, July 1, 2005, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Discusses the reasons behind the invention of the telegraph and telephone, the impact and expansion of the these devices, and the improvements made to both.

Prebinding:

9781439534755 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Great Inventions is a captivating chronicle of major technological advances that have shaped everyday life over the past two centuries.

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Explores the advances made in electronic verbal communication, from Bell's early invention to the 1.3 billion cell phones in use today.

Library:

9781592963461 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2004, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Explores the advances made in electronic verbal communication, from Bell's early invention to the 1.

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A brief introduction to the life of the man who invented the telephone.

Paperback:

9780516273402 | Childrens Pr, March 1, 2003, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the life of the man who invented the telephone.

Library:

9780516225241 | Childrens Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $20.50 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the life of the man who invented the telephone.

Prebinding:

9780613594448 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2003, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the life of the man who invented the telephone.

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Exploring the invention of an object we largely take for granted today, this book recounts Alexander Graham Bell's discovery that human voices could be sent over telegraph wires, eventually resulting in a communications revolution. (view table of contents)

School and Library:

9780689828157 | Atheneum, September 1, 1999, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Describes everyday life before the telephone, recounts the story of Alexander Graham Bell, and discusses the social changes that followed development of the telephone

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Product Description: In a light-hearted look at how 20th century designers have transformed this everyday item into an object of desire, Clark discusses how shape, size, colour and mate rials are used in phone design, and asks whether there is an ultimate phone. '

Hardcover:

9781571456168 | Laurel Glen, September 1, 1997, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In a light-hearted look at how 20th century designers have transformed this everyday item into an object of desire, Clark discusses how shape, size, colour and mate rials are used in phone design, and asks whether there is an ultimate phone.

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Product Description: The book covers the development of the telephone from its inception up to the introduction of the first plastic instruments. The numerous inventions which made this evolution possible are described in non-technical language as are the artistic movements, the fashions and the social changes of the period which influenced telephone design...read more

Hardcover:

9780863411403 | Peter Peregrinus Ltd, December 1, 1988, cover price $44.00 | About this edition: The book covers the development of the telephone from its inception up to the introduction of the first plastic instruments.

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