Great Inventors and Their Inventions Archimedes, Gutenberg, Franklin, Nobel, Bell, Marconi, The Wright Brothers, Edison by David Angus
  

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Great Inventors and Their Inventions Archimedes, Gutenberg, Franklin, Nobel, Bell, Marconi, The Wright Brothers, Edison by David Angus

Nine remarkable men produced inventions that changed the world. The printing press, the telephone, powered flight, recording and others have made the modern world what it is. But who were the men who had these ideas and made reality of them? As David Angus shows, they were very different - quiet, boisterous, confident, withdrawn - but all had a moment of vision allied to single-minded determination to battle through numerous prototypes and produced something that really worked. It is a fascinating account for younger listeners.

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Format

CD-Audio
2 pages
Running Time: 180 minutes

Author

David Angus
More books by David Angus

Publisher

Naxos AudioBooks

Publication date

30th September 2006

ISBN

9789626344194


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