Guitar genius : how Les Paul engineered the solid-body electric guitar and rocked the world
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- 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Holdable?||Status||Due Date|
|Prince Rupert Library||J 787.87 Toms (Text)||33294002077311||Juvenile Non-Fiction||Volume hold||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781452159195
- ISBN: 145215919X
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
- Publisher: San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books, 
- Copyright: ©2019.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references.|
|Summary, etc.:||This is the story of how Les Paul created the world's first solid- body electric guitar, countless other inventions that changed modern music, and one truly epic career in rock and roll. How to make a microphone? A broomstick, a cinderblock, a telephone, a radio. How to make an electric guitar? A record player's arm, a speaker, some tape. How to make a legendary inventor? A few tools, a lot of curiosity, and an endless faith in what is possible. Featuring richly detailed, dynamic illustrations by Brett Helquist, this unforgettable biography will resonate with inventive readers young and old.|
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|Subject:||Paul, Les -- Juvenile literature
Guitarists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
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