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Samuel Morse and the telegraph

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Capstone Press,
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IL: MG - BL: 4.6 - AR Pts: 0.5
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GN: Graphic Novel 710L
In this compelling graphic novel, follow the amazing life of Samuel Morse, who developed a working telegraph in 1844 and changed the way people communicated. With comic book-style illustrations and engaging, easy-to-read text, this biography will inspire, entertain, and inform young readers about an individual who made a significant contribution to society. An additional information section provides key facts and further understanding, making this graphic novel a must-have in any home, classroom, or library.
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Level 4.6, 0.5 Points
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GN: Graphic Novel 710L
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Grouped Work ID bce5c116-5241-62ba-211d-092428d1de72
Full title samuel morse and the telegraph
Author seidman david
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-18 23:23:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-21 00:55:42AM

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accelerated_reader_reading_level 4.6
auth_author2 Barnett, Charles, III,, Wigham, Rod,
author Seidman, David, 1959-
author2-role Barnett, Charles,III,ill., Wigham, Rod,ill.
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collection_school Biography, Non-Fiction
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display_description "In graphic novel format, tells the story of how Samuel Morse developed a working telegraph in 1844 that changed the way people communicated"--Provided by publisher.
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primary_isbn 9780736868464
publishDate 2007, 2012
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series Graphic library inventions and discovery
series_with_volume Graphic library inventions and discovery|
subject_facet Electronic books, Graphic novels, Inventors -- United States -- Biography, Morse code, Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, -- 1791-1872
title_display Samuel Morse and the telegraph
title_full Samuel Morse and the telegraph / by David Seidman ; illustrated by Rod Whigham and Charles Barnett III, Samuel Morse and the telegraph [electronic resource] / by David Seidman ; illustrated by Rod Whigham and Charles Barnett III
title_short Samuel Morse and the telegraph
topic_facet Biography, Graphic novels, Inventors, Morse code, Morse, Samuel Finley Breese