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What A Great Idea! Inventions That Changed The World

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Book Description
From the hand ax and mathematics to IC chips and the laser, each technological touchstone in human history is described and placed in historical context. Each profile includes the who (if we know it), how the idea developed and how it works, the immediate impact of the idea, and the technological 'children' of the idea. The time span is 3500 B C to today. The author closes with an epilogue that l... More
Book Information
PublisherScholastic Reference
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages112
ISBN-10B001SARDYM
Publication Date02/01/2003
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About Steve Tomecek (Author) : Steve Tomecek is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Steve Tomecek include Jump Into Science: Moon (Jump Into Science), Electromagneticism, A... more
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About Dan Stuckenschneider (Illustrator) : Dan Stuckenschneider is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Dan Stuckenschneider is What A Great Idea! Inventions That Changed The World.
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