1000 Inventions and Discoveries by DK
  

1000 Inventions and Discoveries

Written by DK
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Synopsis

1000 Inventions and Discoveries by DK

Ever wondered who invented the Internet or your Ipod? Published in association with the Science Museum, 1000 Inventions and Discoveries explores the fascinating history of events that shaped the world as it is today. Relive those Eureka moments: from the discovery of fire right up to present day research into genetic engineering. A timeline runs throughout the book, putting events in context, and feature-boxes explore the more significant inventions in detail.

About the Author

The work of British-American artist David Macaulay is renowned for its humour, detail and ability to explain complex ideas with simple genius. He specializes in graphic non-fiction books on subjects such as science, architecture and engineering.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
256 pages
Interest Age: From 8

Author

DK
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Publisher

Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

2nd March 2006

ISBN

9781405314190


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