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The Story of Inventions
Toasters, toilets and televisions, computers, cars and chocolate bars, flying machines and even your jeans. All these everyday things and many more are only here because someone bothered to invent them. This book reveals the real-life stories and bright sparks behind dozens of brilliant inventions.
Paperback, 96 pages
Published June 1st 2007 by E.D.C. Publishing
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Undoubtedly, this is a childrens' book. But nowhere else have I found a more succint snapshot on the subject of exploration, with little pieces of trivia and stories about explorers and explorations. An excellent read. Can't wait to read the others in the series.
Freelance children’s writer and editor, based in Edinburgh, Scotland.More about Anna Claybourne...