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Great inventions that shaped the world

Author: Peter Harrison; Chris Oxlade; Stephen Bennington
Publisher: London : Lorenz, 2003.
Series: Illustrated science encyclopedia.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Inventions have revolutionized our everyday lives in many ways, and this fascinating encyclopedia looks at the different types of human inventions, from the earliest energy-saving devices through to the internet and biotechnology.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Harrison; Chris Oxlade; Stephen Bennington
ISBN: 0754812650 9780754812654
OCLC Number: 52146026
Notes: Originally published: London: Southwater, 2001.
Includes index.
Description: 264 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Inventions and discoveries --
pt. 2. Machines --
pt. 3. Cameras --
pt. 4. Computers.
Series Title: Illustrated science encyclopedia.
Responsibility: Peter Harrison, Chris Oxlade, Stephen Bennington.

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Inventions have revolutionized our everyday lives in many ways, and this fascinating encyclopedia looks at the different types of human inventions, from the earliest energy-saving devices through to the internet and biotechnology.

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