Inventions: A History of Key Inventions that Changed the World (Hardback)
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Inventions: A History of Key Inventions that Changed the World (Hardback)

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Hardback 12 Pages / Published: 04/10/2012
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Discover how the world's greatest inventions work in this funny and accessible novelty book by inventions expert, Adam Hart-Davis. If you've ever wondered why the pencil came into existence, or how a steam engine works, or when we started using flushing toilets, this book has all the answers. Based on seven key areas of invention, Adam Hart-Davis tells the stories behind steam power, lighting, toilets, clocks, communication, bikes and flight, and how they are still relevant to our world today.

Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781406315004
Number of pages: 12
Weight: 676 g
Dimensions: 297 x 237 x 22 mm


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a funny, accessible novelty book packed with interactive flaps and pull tabs * Bookseller *
A beautifully put together book that's perfect for curious children everywhere * CBI recommended reads of 2012 *
a handsome large format history * The Daily Telegraph *

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