The Greatest Science Stories Never Told : 100 tales of invention and disc
- Hardback | 214 pages
- 180.34 x 182.88 x 25.4mm | 408.23g
- 14 Jan 2010
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- HarperCollins Publishers
- New York, NY, United States
- Illustrations, black and white
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Meet the angry undertaker who gave us the push-button phone.Discover how modesty led to the invention of the stethoscope.Find out why Albert Einstein patented a refrigerator.Learn how a train full of trumpeters made science history.
Did you know about:
The frustrated fashion designer who created the space suit? The gun-toting newspaperman who invented the parking meter?The midnight dreams that led to a Nobel Prize?
They're so good, you can't read just one!