Telephones and Mobiles by Tom Jackson
  

Telephones and Mobiles

Written by Tom Jackson
Illustrated by
Part of the Technology Timelines Series

RRP £8.99

Synopsis

Telephones and Mobiles by Tom Jackson

From early forms of communication, such as the telegraph, and morse code to today's super-fast communications through the internet, trace the evolution of technology's developments in all things telephone-related. A host of communication devices and telephones technologies, such as how wires are used and why vibrations are important, to wireless mobile phones and sending digital images and sounds via smartphones, show how inventors and engineers have developed and improved on technology to make telephones such an important part of human history. This book also dissects some of the major developments in each era, to give a rounded picture of these amazing machines. Technology Timelines is a series of six book aimed at upper KS2 and early KS3 readers, tracing the development of specific technologies through the ages.

About the Author

Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson has been an author for about 15 years. He has written more than 60 books and contributed to hundreds of others. Tom lives in Bristol, England, with his wife and three children. Tom has written about everything from alpine skiing to nanotechnology and algebra to ping pong.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Tom Jackson
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

14th February 2017

ISBN

9781445135816


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