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The Resource Invention, written by Lionel Bender

Invention, written by Lionel Bender

Label
Invention
Title
Invention
Statement of responsibility
written by Lionel Bender
Title variation
Eyewitness invention
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs and text explore such inventions as the wheel, gears, levers, clocks, telephones, and rocket engines
Member of
Cataloging source
CO2
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Bender, Lionel
Dewey number
609
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventions
  • Technology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Invention, written by Lionel Bender
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Eyewitness
  • Includes index
Contents
What is an invention? -- The story of an invention -- Tools -- The wheel -- Metalworking -- Weights and measures -- Pen and ink -- Lighting -- Timekeeping -- Harnessing power -- Printing -- Optical inventions -- Calculating -- The steam engine -- Navigation and surveying -- Spinning and weaving -- Batteries -- Photography -- Medical inventions -- The telephone -- Recording -- The internal combustion engine -- Movies -- Radio -- Inventions in the home -- The cathode ray tube -- Flight -- Plastics -- The silicon chip -- Did you know? -- Timeline of inventions -- Find out more
Control code
sky256164176
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed., American ed.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465409027
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Invention, written by Lionel Bender
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Eyewitness
  • Includes index
Contents
What is an invention? -- The story of an invention -- Tools -- The wheel -- Metalworking -- Weights and measures -- Pen and ink -- Lighting -- Timekeeping -- Harnessing power -- Printing -- Optical inventions -- Calculating -- The steam engine -- Navigation and surveying -- Spinning and weaving -- Batteries -- Photography -- Medical inventions -- The telephone -- Recording -- The internal combustion engine -- Movies -- Radio -- Inventions in the home -- The cathode ray tube -- Flight -- Plastics -- The silicon chip -- Did you know? -- Timeline of inventions -- Find out more
Control code
sky256164176
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed., American ed.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465409027
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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