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The Resource 1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum

1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum

Label
1000 inventions and discoveries
Title
1000 inventions and discoveries
Statement of responsibility
written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum
Title variation
  • One thousand inventions and discoveries
  • Thousand inventions and discoveries
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dip into this illustrated account of key inventions and discoveries, listed year by year, with intriguing facts about each invention and the person (or people) who invented it. From the prehistoric hunting tools our early ancestors used to the modern-day smartphones that connect the entire planet, this book provides a fascinating tour through the history of humankind's inventions and discoveries. Fully revised and updated for 2020, this title explores recent inventions and discoveries - from the Amazon Echo to the first photograph of a black hole - as well as showcasing revolutionary historical inventions such as the wheel. Whether you're a budding inventor, a history buff, or both, this amazing guide is packed with the inventions and discoveries in science, technology, transport, medicine, and mathematics that changed the course of human existence
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1940-
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Bridgman, Roger Francis
Dewey number
  • 600
  • 600
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Juvenile
Literary form
non fiction
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Science Museum (Great Britain)
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  • Inventions
  • Discoveries in science
  • Non-Fiction 9+
  • Science and Technology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 2014
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780241412800
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780241412800
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
1000 inventions and discoveries, written by Roger Bridgman in association with the Science Museum
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 2014
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780241412800
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780241412800
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

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