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Author Wyckoff, Edwin Brit.

Title The man who invented the electric guitar : the genius of Les Paul / by Edwin Brit Wyckoff.

Imprint Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Elementary, c2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Chapter Biography  B PAUL    ---  Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
Series Genius inventors and their great ideas
Note Includes chronology.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index.
Contents The bubbling, boiling harmonica - Red hot red - Night and day - Sound-on-sound - Monday night madness.
Summary This book describes the life of Les Paul, who taught himself to play the harmonica and who invented the Les Paul Gibson guitars, the solid wood block guitars, and the sound-on-sound that recorded layer over layer of music and voices.
Audience 4-8 Medialog, Inc.
780 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades RL 4.4 0.5 quiz: 162473 PCMS
Subject Paul, Les, 1915-2009.
Guitarists -- United States -- Biography.
Inventors -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780766041370
9781464402074 (pbk.)

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