The Resource 100 inventions that made history : brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world, written by Tracey Turner, Andrea Mills, and Clive Gifford

100 inventions that made history : brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world, written by Tracey Turner, Andrea Mills, and Clive Gifford

Label
100 inventions that made history : brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world
Title
100 inventions that made history
Title remainder
brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world
Statement of responsibility
written by Tracey Turner, Andrea Mills, and Clive Gifford
Title variation
One hundred inventions that made history
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"100 Inventions That Made History is packed full of behind-the-scenes accounts of how the world's greatest gadgets and gizmos came into being. Where would we be without the wheel? Who turned on the electric light bulb? When did the earliest airplane take flight? From the everyday essentials we take for granted to fabulous firsts such as the car and the television, this roll call of history's most world-changing inventions is guaranteed to amaze and inspire"--Back cover
Cataloging source
KyBuM
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Turner, Tracey
Dewey number
  • j609
  • 609
  • 609
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
4-8
Intended audience source
Medialog, Inc
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mills, Andrea
  • Gifford, Clive
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  • Inventions
  • Inventions
Target audience
juvenile
Label
100 inventions that made history : brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world, written by Tracey Turner, Andrea Mills, and Clive Gifford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Includes chronology
  • Includes glossary
Bar code
  • 31223107263585
  • 31223107263601
  • 31223107263650
  • 31223107263502
  • 31223107263437
  • 31223107263445
  • 31223107263593
  • 31223107263544
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  • 31223107263494
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the move - The wheel - Caravel - Submarine - Navigational novelties - Map - Compass - Mariner's astrolabe - Marine sextant - Satellite navigation - Steam engine - Steam locomotive - Electric motor - Bicycle - Elevator - Car - Airplane - Helicopter - Rocket - Nuclear energy - Getting connected - Paper - Printing press - Telegraph - Braille - Phonograph - Telephone - Radio - Picture this - Daguerrotype - Film cameras - Polaroid camera - Digital camera - Television - Transistor - Microprocessor - Computer - Satellite - Telescope - Internet - World Wide Web - At your convenience - Flush toilet - Pendulum clock - Light bulb - Home helpers - Washing machine - Vacuum cleaner - Can opener - Dishwasher - Microwave oven - Refrigerator - Plastic - Battery - Keeping it together - Hook and eye - Safety pin - Snaps - Zipper - Velcro - Work and play - Money - Bar code - Plow - Crane - Dynamite - Material world - Portland cement - Steel - Glass - Kevlar - Titanium - Robot - Desk buddies - Lead pencil - Ballpoint pen - Post-it note - Pocket calculator - Sticky tape - Blue jeans - Sports shoes - Musical instruments - Keyboard - Violin - Flute - Trumpet - Drum - Video games - Personal stereo - Movies - Fireworks - Chocolate - Medical marvels - Anesthetics - Antiseptics - Antibiotics - Microscope - Laser - Diagnostic devices - X-ray - Stethoscope - Ultrasound - Fiber-optic endoscope - MRI scan - Aspirin - Defibrillator - Vaccination - Bionic body parts - Artificial limbs - Hearing aid - Contact lenses - Dentures - Pacemaker - Micro machines - Total turkeys - Fantastic future
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9781465416704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
852831277
Label
100 inventions that made history : brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world, written by Tracey Turner, Andrea Mills, and Clive Gifford
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Includes chronology
  • Includes glossary
Bar code
  • 31223107263585
  • 31223107263601
  • 31223107263650
  • 31223107263502
  • 31223107263437
  • 31223107263445
  • 31223107263593
  • 31223107263544
  • 31223107263486
  • 31223107263569
  • 31223107263536
  • 31223107263494
  • 31223107263551
  • 31223107263627
  • 31223107263577
  • 31223107263510
  • 31223107263528
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the move - The wheel - Caravel - Submarine - Navigational novelties - Map - Compass - Mariner's astrolabe - Marine sextant - Satellite navigation - Steam engine - Steam locomotive - Electric motor - Bicycle - Elevator - Car - Airplane - Helicopter - Rocket - Nuclear energy - Getting connected - Paper - Printing press - Telegraph - Braille - Phonograph - Telephone - Radio - Picture this - Daguerrotype - Film cameras - Polaroid camera - Digital camera - Television - Transistor - Microprocessor - Computer - Satellite - Telescope - Internet - World Wide Web - At your convenience - Flush toilet - Pendulum clock - Light bulb - Home helpers - Washing machine - Vacuum cleaner - Can opener - Dishwasher - Microwave oven - Refrigerator - Plastic - Battery - Keeping it together - Hook and eye - Safety pin - Snaps - Zipper - Velcro - Work and play - Money - Bar code - Plow - Crane - Dynamite - Material world - Portland cement - Steel - Glass - Kevlar - Titanium - Robot - Desk buddies - Lead pencil - Ballpoint pen - Post-it note - Pocket calculator - Sticky tape - Blue jeans - Sports shoes - Musical instruments - Keyboard - Violin - Flute - Trumpet - Drum - Video games - Personal stereo - Movies - Fireworks - Chocolate - Medical marvels - Anesthetics - Antiseptics - Antibiotics - Microscope - Laser - Diagnostic devices - X-ray - Stethoscope - Ultrasound - Fiber-optic endoscope - MRI scan - Aspirin - Defibrillator - Vaccination - Bionic body parts - Artificial limbs - Hearing aid - Contact lenses - Dentures - Pacemaker - Micro machines - Total turkeys - Fantastic future
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9781465416704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
852831277

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