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Inventions in 30 Seconds
Author: Dr. Mike Goldsmith

ISBN: 9781782401483
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 13 October 2014
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 18.3 x 0.8
In this exciting title for innovative kids everywhere, the inventions that have changed the world are explored and explained in half a minute. From the flushing toilet and the wheel, to painkillers and the Internet, we look at the amazing innovations that it's hard to imagine living without. Six themed sections - each with its own glossary - cover Making Life Easy, Communication, Travel, Finding Out, Medicine, and Industry. The text clearly explains the story behind each invention and looks at its impact, while illustrations help explain how it works.

About the Author

Dr Mike Goldsmith is a freelance research scientist and an established author of science and maths titles for kids.

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