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Title Microwave man : Percy Spencer and his sizzling invention / Sara L. Latta.
Author Latta, Sara L.
Publication Berkeley Heights, N.J. : Enslow Elementary, an imprint of Enslow Publishers Inc., [2014]
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Call # J 609.2 L
Series Inventors at work!
Inventors at work!
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Contents Percy Spencer : a boy who loved to learn -- Percy makes a name for himself -- The melting candy bar -- The first microwave ovens -- A college degree.
Summary "Read about Percy's early life, his work with radar tubes, and find out how he invented the mircrowave"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Spencer, Percy, 1894-1970.
Raytheon Company -- Employees -- Biography.
Raytheon Company -- Employees.
Electrical engineers -- United States -- Biography.
Electrical engineers.
Inventors -- Biography.
Inventors.
Microwave ovens.
Alt Title Percy Spencer and his sizzling invention
ISBN 0766042014 (hbk.)
1464403457 (pbk.)
9780766042018 (hbk.)
9781464403453 (pbk.) :

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