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Want to know more about Edison?

Check out these web sites!

Edison National Historic Site (Check out the EdiFun section!)

Thomas A. Edison Papers

Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village

Look at these books!

Edison's Electric Light: Biography of an Invention, Robert Friedel and Paul Israel (1985)

Edison: A Life of Invention, Paul Israel (1998)

Edison and the Business of Innovation, A.J. Millard (1990)

Working at Inventing: Thomas A. Edison and the Menlo Park Experience William S. Pretzer, ed., (1989)

Thomas Alva Edison: An American Myth, Wyn Wachhorst (1981)

Especially for younger readers...

Thomas Alva Edison: Inventing the Electric Age, Gene Adair (1996)

Thomas Edison and Modern America: A Brief History with Documents, Theresa M. Collins and Lisa Gitelman (2002)

The Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
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