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The new way things work

Author: David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Elementary and junior high school : English
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Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines. Includes new material about digital technology.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
OCLC Number: 298128729
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., ©1998. Revised ed.
Rev. and updated ed. of: The way things work, 1988.
Awards: Winner of Bookseller's Choice (Nonfiction) 1999
Winner of Parents Choice Award (Fall) (1998-2007) (Gold) 1999
Target Audience: [Grade 5 and up].
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The mechanics of movement --
Harnessing the elements --
Working with waves --
Electricity & automation --
The digital domain --
The invention of machines --
Technical terms.
Responsibility: David Macaulay, with Neil Ardley.
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Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines. Includes new material about digital technology.

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