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Inventions

Author: James Robinson
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Kingfisher, 2006.
Series: Kingfisher knowledge.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Today"s readers are fascinated by the idea of "life before technology." Inventions examines the ideas, machines, and technology that have shaped the modern age. Divided into four chapters--Communication, Inventions in the Home, Transportation, and Microtechnology--it charts the developments that led to the cell phone revolution and reveals the incredible growth of the information superhighway. Stunning  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Robinson, James.
Inventions.
Boston, Mass. : Kingfisher, 2006
(OCoLC)763105581
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Robinson
ISBN: 0753459736 9780753459737 9780753413227 0753413221
OCLC Number: 62290480
Notes: "Includes extra web sites, book lists, and places to explore"--Cover.
Description: 63 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Contents: Communication --
Technology in the home --
Transportation --
New technology.
Series Title: Kingfisher knowledge.
Responsibility: James Robinson ; foreword by James Dyson.
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Teaches about the earliest communication devices, and the developments that led to the mobile telephone revolution. Packed with information, this text accompanies photographs that enhance each  Read more...

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