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Title Edison [electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States]: PBS , 2015.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 112 min.)) : sd., col.
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Performer Narrator, Michael Murphy ; commentators, Lisa Gitelman, Nathan Myhrvold.
Summary By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Alva Edison was one of the most famous men in the world. The holder of more patents than any other inventor in history, Edison had achieved glory as the genius behind such revolutionary inventions as sound recording, motion pictures, and electric light. Born on the threshold of America's burgeoning industrial empire, Edison's curiosity led him to its cutting edge.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931.
Inventors -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Ferrari, Michelle, television director, television producer, screenwriter.
Pollak, Amanda, television producer.
Murphy, Michael, 1938- narrator.
Gitelman, Lisa, commentator.
Myhrvold, Nathan, commentator.
Kusiak, John, composer.
Willis, P. Andrew, composer.
O'Donnell, George (Film editor), editor of moving image work.
De la uz, Rafael, director of photography.
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Note Title on container: Edison : the father of invention
Added Title American experience (Television program)
Music No. MWT11636889

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