What's inside? Great Inventions

What's inside? Great Inventions : A First Guide to the Wonders and Workings of Great Inventions

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Part of the "What's Inside" series, this book looks at inventions. The book features an illustrated object alongside a cutaway version of the same object with easy-to-follow captions and annotation explaining the workings of each object. From bi-planes to bi-valves, the world of nature and science is peeled away before a child's eye. This book includes a look at the invention of locks, the sewing machine, the telephone, the flintlock pistol, radio, the flushing toilet, phonograph and the printing press.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 24 pages
  • 195 x 230mm | 344g
  • Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • colour illustrations and photographs
  • 0751350346
  • 9780751350340

Table of contents

Lock; sewing machine; telephone; flintlock pistol; radio; flushing toilet; phonograph; printing press.show more