Usborne Book of Inventors

Usborne Book of Inventors

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-- Looks at men and women whose discoveries and achievements have changed the world-- Charts, diagrams and archival photographs provide detailed historical factsshow more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 48 pages
  • 148.6 x 214.1 x 18.5mm | 358.34g
  • Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • charts, diagrams, photographs, index
  • 0746007051
  • 9780746007051

Table of contents

Early inventions; measuring instruments; instruments of observation; manufacturing and automation; motor cars; trains and railways; sea transport; air transport; inventions in the home; a revolution in the office; construction and buildings; printing; communication machines; photography and film; radio and television; recording sound; lifesavers; medical inventions; weapons and warfare; calculators and computers; the power of the imagination; key dates in the history of invention.show more

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