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Title The telegraph and telephone / by Richard Worth.
Author Worth, Richard.
Publication Milwaukee, WI : World Almanac Library, 2006.
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Call # J 621.38 W
Series Great inventions
Great inventions (World Almanac Library (Firm))
Summary Chronicles the development of the telegraph and telephone, introduces Samuel Morse, Alexander Graham Bell, and other individuals behind their invention, and looks at how the devices have influenced the course of history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 46), filmography (p. 46) and index.
Contents Before the telegraph and the telephone -- Morse invents the telegraph -- Impact of the telegraph -- The invention of the telephone -- Telephone use increases -- Communication in the twentieth century -- The future -- Time line.
Subject Telephone -- History.
Telegraph -- History.
ISBN 0836858794 (lib. bdg.) :
9780836858792 (lib. bdg.)

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