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Product Description: This title examines televisions origin in the United States, the ways different networks and shows have shaped history, and how it has grown to capture the nations attention. Special features include a timeline, Art Spotlights, infographics, and fact bubbles...read more

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9781624035562, titled "A History of Television" | Essential Library, January 1, 2015, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: This title examines televisions origin in the United States, the ways different networks and shows have shaped history, and how it has grown to capture the nations attention.

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Product Description: Brief two-page discussions of twelve major events in the history of television broadcasting.

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9781632350879 | Riverstream Pub, January 1, 2015, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Brief two-page discussions of twelve major events in the history of television broadcasting.

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9781632350275 | Amicus, January 1, 2015, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Chronicles twelve key moments in the history of television, from the quiz show scandals of the 1950s to Ted Turner's invention of twenty-four hour news.

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Product Description: An inspiring true story of a boy genius.Plowing a potato field in 1920, a 14-year-old farm boy from Idaho saw in the parallel rows of overturned earth a way to “make pictures fly through the air.” This boy was not a magician; he was a scientific genius and just eight years later he made his brainstorm in the potato field a reality by transmitting the world’s first television image...read more
By Greg Couch (illustrator)

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9780375845611 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 8, 2009, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: An inspiring true story of a boy genius.

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9780385755573 | Dragonfly, February 11, 2014, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: An inspiring true story of a boy genius.

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9780375945618 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 8, 2009, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: An inspiring true story of a boy genius.

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Product Description: Philo Taylor Farnsworth was an American inventor and television pioneer. Although he made many contributions that were crucial to the early development of all-electronic television, he is best known for inventing the first fully functional and complete all-electronic television system, and for being the first person to demonstrate such a system to the public...read more

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9781464402098 | Enslow Elementary, September 1, 2013, cover price $10.53 | About this edition: Philo Taylor Farnsworth was an American inventor and television pioneer.

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9780766041394 | Enslow Elementary, September 1, 2013, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Philo Taylor Farnsworth was an American inventor and television pioneer.

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Product Description: It seems like televisions are everywhere, but do you know who invented the first one? Learn about Philo Farnsworth's life and how he invented the first television. Create your own cartoon show, too!

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9781464401343 | Enslow Elementary, July 1, 2012, cover price $9.35 | About this edition: It seems like televisions are everywhere, but do you know who invented the first one?

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9780766039742 | Enslow Elementary, April 1, 2012, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: It seems like televisions are everywhere, but do you know who invented the first one?

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Product Description: Book by Nardo, Don

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9781420501629 | Lucent Books, October 16, 2009, cover price $36.45 | About this edition: Book by Nardo, Don

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 development, and its present-day use and continuing evolution...read more

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9780836865899 | Gareth Stevens Pub, June 1, 2005, 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.

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9780836858020 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2005, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of radio and television, their present-day use, and their evolution throughout the years.

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9781439534731 | 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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As the son of a farmer, a curious fifteen-year-old boy examines the process of electrons carried by radio waves in order to create the first electronic television, as well as one hundred other patents throughout his life.

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9780766028456 | Enslow Elementary, October 1, 2007, cover price $23.94 | About this edition: Profiles the persistent inventor whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s.

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Describes what the first television prototypes were like, discusses how and who improved upon them, and explains how broadcast and cable television and remote controls and similar accessories changed television and its impact on society.

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9781403496577 | Not Applicable, August 15, 2007, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Describes what the first television prototypes were like, discusses how and who improved upon them, and explains how broadcast and cable television and remote controls and similar accessories changed television and its impact on society.

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9781403496515 | Heinemann/Raintree, August 15, 2007, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Describes what the first television prototypes were like, discusses how and who improved upon them, and explains how broadcast and cable television and remote controls and similar accessories changed television and its impact on society.

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In graphic novel format, tells the story of how Philo Farnsworth came up with the idea for electronic television at age fourteen, and later developed his idea into the technology for television that is still used today.

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9780736864879 | Graphic Library, July 25, 2006, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: 'In graphic novel format, tells the story of how Philo Farnsworth came up with the idea for electronic television at age 14, and later developed his idea into the technology for television that is still used today'--Provided by publisher.

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Product Description: Tells the story of how Philo Farnsworth came up with the idea for electronic television at age 14, and later developed his idea into the technology for television that is still used today. Written in graphic-novel format.
By Ellen Sturm Niz and Keith Tucker (illustrator)

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9780736896498 | Graphic Library, October 1, 2006, cover price $8.10 | About this edition: Tells the story of how Philo Farnsworth came up with the idea for electronic television at age 14, and later developed his idea into the technology for television that is still used today.

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A biography of the persistent inventor whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s.

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9781584151760 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, June 1, 2003, cover price $25.70 | About this edition: A biography of the persistent inventor whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s.

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As well as telling the story of Baird's life from his childhood in Scotland to his international fame as 'the Television Man', this book looks at the impact of his invention in terms of its importance in world history. It explains the science behind the invention of the television with diagrams, and quotes from Baird and his contemporaries.

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9780750239790 | New edition (Gardners Books, May 15, 2003), cover price $12.55 | About this edition: As well as telling the story of Baird's life from his childhood in Scotland to his international fame as 'the Television Man', this book looks at the impact of his invention in terms of its importance in world history.

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9780739852224 | Heinemann/Raintree, September 1, 2002, cover price $31.43 | About this edition: Examines the life and work of John Logie Baird, who created successful television systems and was a key figure in the history of the development of television.

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Profiles the Scottish engineer who overcame a series of serious illnesses, setbacks, and competition from other inventors to develop a television transmitter and began the future of color television. (view table of contents)

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9781575723723 | Heinemann/Raintree, October 1, 2000, cover price $31.43 | About this edition: Profiles the Scottish engineer who overcame a series of serious illnesses, setbacks, and competition from other inventors to develop a television transmitter and began the future of color television.

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A biography of the persistent inventor whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s.

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9781584153030 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, September 1, 2000, cover price $25.70 | About this edition: A biography of the persistent inventor whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s.

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Introduces the history and development of the television and explains how a television works.

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9780736847223 | Fact Finders, August 1, 2000, cover price $8.10 | About this edition: Provides an introduction to the history and development of the television and explains how a television works.

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9780736826716 | Fact Finders, July 1, 2004, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Introduces the history and development of the television and explains how a television works.

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A biography of the persistent experimenter whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s (view table of contents)

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9781575050171 | Carolrhoda Books, October 1, 1996, cover price $31.93 | About this edition: A biography of the persistent experimenter whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s

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A brief history of television with a discussion of future possibilities.
By Mark E. Ahlstrom (contributor) and Bill Balcziak

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9780865920590 | Rourke Pub Group, September 1, 1989, cover price $28.60 | About this edition: A brief history of television with a discussion of future possibilities.

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