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The ages of steam and electricity

Author: Briony Ryles; Derek Hall
Publisher: Redding, CT : Brown Bear Books, 2009.
Series: Curriculum connections.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the scientific and technological advancements made during the nineteenth century, including the invention of telephones, submarines, automobiles, and airplanes, and the development of genetics, modern medicine, and chemistry.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Briony Ryles; Derek Hall
ISBN: 9781933834863 1933834862
OCLC Number: 430344394
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 112 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Water turbines --
Iron and steel --
The Great Exhibition --
Genetics and Mendel --
The electric telegraph --
Telephones --
Submarines --
The periodic table --
Mapping the moon and mars --
Germs and disease --
The internal combustion engine --
Sources of electricity --
The invention of radio --
Elusive electrons --
The first automobiles --
Airships --
Airplanes --
Capturing sound --
Plastics --
Timelines --
Glossary.
Series Title: Curriculum connections.
Responsibility: edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall.

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Chronicles the scientific and technological advancements made during the nineteenth century, including the invention of telephones, submarines, automobiles, and airplanes, and the development of genetics, modern medicine, and chemistry.

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