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  • Who was Alexander Graham Bell?

    Who was Alexander Graham Bell?2013

    by Bonnie Bader

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (458)

    Summary: Did you know that Bell's amazing invention -- the telephone -- stemmed from his work on teaching the deaf? Both his mother and wife were deaf. Or, did you know that in later years he refused to have...  more »

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    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Alexander Graham Bell : making connections

    Alexander Graham Bell : making connections1996

    by Naomi E Pasachoff

    Series: Oxford Portraits In Science

    (30)

    Summary: Examines the personality as well as the thought processes which led this inventor to his discoveries which have helped our understanding of the natural world.

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    Call #: B BELL YA

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  • Alexander Graham Bell : a photo-illustrated biography

    Alexander Graham Bell : a photo-illustrated biography1999

    by Greg Linder

    (3)

    Summary: A biography of the inventor and teacher of the deaf, who experimented in many areas, including electricity, giant kites, and boats called hydrofoils, and became famous for creating the telephone.

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    Call #: J B BELL

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Always inventing : a photobiography of Alexander Graham Bell

    Always inventing : a photobiography of Alexander Graham Bell1999

    by Tom Matthews

    (70)

    Summary: A biography, with photographs and quotes from Bell himself, which follows this well known inventor from his childhood in Scotland through his life-long efforts to come up with ideas that would improve people's lives.

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    Call #: J B BELL

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • The destiny of the republic [downloadable ebook] / a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president

    The destiny of the republic / a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president2011

    by Candice Millard

    (64,584)

    Summary: A narrative account of the twentieth president's political career offers insight into his background as a scholar and Civil War hero, his battles against the corrupt establishment, and Alexander...  more »

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  • Destiny of the Republic : a tale of madness, medicine and the murder of a president

    Destiny of the Republic : a tale of madness, medicine and the murder of a president2011

    by Candice Millard

    (64,586)

    Summary: James A. Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president. Born into abject poverty, he rose to become a wunderkind scholar, a Civil War hero, and an admired reformist...  more »

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    Call #: 973.84 MIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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