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Author Kenney, Karen Latchana, author.

Title Who invented the television? : Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth / Karen Latchana Kenney.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 621.388 KEN    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Alternator Books. STEM smackdown
Alternator books. STEM smackdown.
Audience Age 8-12.
Grade 4 to 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A teen genius -- The radio executive -- The patent war -- The father of television?
Summary David Sarnoff is often called the Father of Television but what if farm boy Philo T. Farnsworth deserves the credit for inventing the TV? Follow along as an underdog inventor takes on a high-profile executive in an exciting battle.
Subject Farnsworth, Philo Taylor, 1906-1971 -- Juvenile literature.
Sarnoff, David, 1891-1971 -- Juvenile literature.
Television -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Other Form: Online version: Kenney, Karen Latchana. Who invented the television? Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, [2018] 9781512483291 (DLC) 2017037107
ISBN 9781512483192 (library binding ; alkaline paper)
1512483192 (library binding ; alkaline paper)
9781541512115 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
1541512111 (paperback ; alkaline paper)

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