The Resource Genius! : the most astonishing inventions of all time, Deborah Kespert

Genius! : the most astonishing inventions of all time, Deborah Kespert

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Genius! : the most astonishing inventions of all time
Title
Genius!
Title remainder
the most astonishing inventions of all time
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Kespert
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Genius! tells the stories behind the amazing inventions that helped shape our modern world. Young readers are introduced to the technologies developed by thinkers and inventors such as Archimedes, Leonardo da Vinci, Gutenberg, James Watt, the Wright brothers, and Tim Berners-Lee, and the creativity and determination behind their discoveries. The book is divided into five key thematic sections: Pioneers, Communication, Technology, Transport, and Into Space. Read about how the innovators who brought us today s world of communications, the Internet, fast travel, space exploration, and entertainment faced challenges and dangers as they dared to create new machines and technologies. Combining lively, entertaining stories with well-illustrated information on the inventions and their implications, as well as an activities section with mini-experiments for the budding inventor, Genius! brings all the excitement of scientific invention alive for children growing up in an increasingly technology-oriented world
Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
600
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T15
LC item number
.K47 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Genius! : the most astonishing inventions of all time, Deborah Kespert
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Genius! : the most astonishing inventions of all time, Deborah Kespert
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Includes index
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ocn905097389
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Dimensions
27 cm.
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Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780500650431
Lccn
2014952828
Other physical details
ill. (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)905097389

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