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The Usborne book of inventors / Struan Reid and Patricia Fara ; edited by Philippa Wingate ; designed by Russel Punter ; illustrated by Ross Watton.

Reid, Struan. (Author). Fara, Patricia. (Added Author). Watton, Ross, (ill.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Janet Carlson Calvert Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Janet Carlson Calvert Library - Franklin J 608.7 REI (Text to phone) 33345000334110 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0590621750
  • ISBN: 9780590621755
  • Physical Description: 48 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: NY : Scholastic, 1996, c1994.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"From DaVinci to Biro."--Cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Early inventions -- Measuring instruments -- Instruments of observation -- Manufacturing and automation -- Motor cars -- trains and railways -- Sea transport -- Air transport -- Air transport -- Inventions in the home -- Revolution in the office -- Construction and buildings -- Printing -- Communication machines -- Photography and film -- Radio and television -- Recording sound -- Lifesavers -- Medical inventions -- Weapons and warfare -- Calculators and computers -- Power of the imagination -- Key dates in the history of invention.
Target Audience Note:
5.
Subject: Inventions > History > Juvenile literature.
Inventions > History > Pictorial works > Juvenile literature.
Inventors > History > Juvenile literature.
Inventors > History > Pictorial works > Juvenile literature.
Inventions.
Inventors.

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