What's the big idea? : inventions that changed life on earth forever (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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What's the big idea? : inventions that changed life on earth forever

Author: Helaine Becker; Steve Attoe
Publisher: Toronto : Maple Leaf Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book shares the big ideas behind more than thirty of the world's greatest innovations.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helaine Becker; Steve Attoe
ISBN: 9781897349618 1897349610 9781897349601 1897349602
OCLC Number: 964904025
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Long, lon ago... --
Needle --
Wheel --
Plow --
Water pump --
Big thinker: Archimedes --
Alphabet --
Close-up: at school --
Spinning wheel --
Compass --
Paper --
Close-up: in the bathroom --
Long ago... --
Printing press --
Big thinkers: Leonardo da Vinci --
Lenses --
Accurate clock --
Steam engine --
Steel --
Electric battery --
Food canning --
Close up: at war --
Photograph --
Electric motor --
Big thinker: Michael Faraday --
Telegraph --
Fertilizer --
Light bulb --
Close-up: in the doctor's office --
Not so long ago... --
Engine --
Car --
Telephone --
Big thinkers: Alexander Graham Bell --
Radio --
Television --
Airplane --
Plastic --
Close-up: in the kitchen --
Computer --
Personal computer --
Big thinkers: Steve Jobs & Bill Gates --
Internet --
MP3 --
What's next?
Responsibility: Helaine Becker ; illustrated by Steve Attoe.

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This book shares the big ideas behind more than thirty of the world's greatest innovations.

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