100 Inventions That Changed The World

100 Inventions That Changed The World by Various
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Various
ISBN
9781742457833
Date Released
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Paperback
Pages
176
 

Ages 10+

We take thousands of inventions for granted, using them daily and enjoying their benefits. But how much do we really know about their origins and development? This absorbing new book tells the stories behind the inventions that have changed the world, with details about--

Convenience items, such as safety pins, toothbrushes, and bifocals
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Ages 10+

We take thousands of inventions for granted, using them daily and enjoying their benefits. But how much do we really know about their origins and development? This absorbing new book tells the stories behind the inventions that have changed the world, with details about--

Convenience items, such as safety pins, toothbrushes, and bifocals
Weapons of war, including explosives, gunpowder, and shrapnel shells
Industrial advances, such as the steam engine and the power loom for weaving

Transportation advances, including the airplane, the diesel engine, the automobile, and the air-inflated rubber tire

Electronic marvels, including color television, the microprocessor, the personal computer, the compact disc, and the cell phone

Medical advances, from antiseptic surgery to the electron microscope. . . and much more.
ISBN:
9781742457833
Publication Date:
21 / 02 / 2017
Pages:
176

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