Lewis Latimer

Reinforced Library Binding
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Born in Chelsea, Massachusetts, in1848, Lewis Latimer was an inventor, a leader, a teacher, and a creator. He knew how to draw, knew the law, wrote books and poetry, and spoke several languages. Among his many accomplishments, he contributed to the design of the light bulb, and brought the electric light to cities around the world. It is time to remember how Lewis Latimer´s inventions and contributions changed our society… and our world!
Additional Details
Written By Janel Rodríguez
Key Features
  • Lively text, rich in detail and history brings diverse identities and experiences to life
  • Illustrated with a fun mix of real photography and graphic art illustrations.
  • Fun facts throughout the book make compelling reading
  • STEM topics with strong curricular ties
  • Backmatter will include an activity or experiment courtesy of the Lewis Latimer House in Queens.
  • Table of contents, captions, glossary, index and further reading expose readers to classic library nonfiction text features.
Fiction / Nonfiction Nonfiction
Imprint Children's Press
Copyright 2023
Trim Size 8 x 9 1/2
Pages 40
Dewey 621.32/6092 B

More Information
ISBN 978-1-338-86417-5
Item Number 747502
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