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The Resource 1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum

1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum

Label
1000 inventions and discoveries
Title
1000 inventions and discoveries
Statement of responsibility
written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum
Title variation
  • One thousand inventions and discoveries
  • Thousand inventions and discoveries
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dip into this illustrated account of key inventions and discoveries, listed year by year, with intriguing facts about each invention and the person (or people) who invented it. From the prehistoric hunting tools our early ancestors used to the modern-day smartphones and social media that connect the entire planet, this book provides a fascinating tour through the history of humankind's inventions and discoveries. Fully revised and updated for 2020, 1000 Inventions & Discoveries explores recent inventions like the Amazon Echo as well as showcasing revolutionary historical inventions such as the wheel. Whether you're a budding inventor, a history buff, or both, this amazing guide is packed with the inventions and discoveries in science, technology, transport, medicine, and mathematics that changed the course of human existence. Find out who came up with the idea, how they were influenced, and key events that formed the backdrop of the discovery. Packed with stunning pictures and features you'll relive the most amazing discoveries ever made. Feature boxes and spreads highlight the most important inventions and discoveries, delving into new depths of detail to uncover the stories behind the most important and remarkable inventions and discoveries in history
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1940-
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Bridgman, Roger Francis
Dewey number
600
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
9 - 12 years old
Literary form
non fiction
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Smithsonian Institution
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  • Inventions
  • Discoveries in science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previous edition: 2014
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
23827774
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Revised and updated edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780241412800
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previous edition: 2014
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
23827774
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Revised and updated edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780241412800
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

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