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An Inventor in the Garden of Eden

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Eric Laithwaite takes the reader on a guided tour through the mysteries of invention, stopping off to examine the laws of nature and engineering. He shows how many of our inventions are based on designs which were evolved by the natural world over millions of years. In fact we learn that the natural world has often found more efficient answers than we have to taxing engine ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published September 1st 1994 by Cambridge University Press
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