Eye Wonder: Invention (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Dec 12, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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From the humble, but essential wheel to the space shuttle and beyond, in the home, in the air, or at the sea, this book shows how inventions have developed through the years to become the most familiar objects aroundus.

Open your eyes to a world of discovery

  

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Contents

45 How to be an inventor
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67 From then to now
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89 Early inventions
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1011 The Industrial Revolution
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1213 On the water
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1415 Full steam ahead
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1617 On the road
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1819 In the air
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2829 Electricity
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3031 The telephone
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3233 Photography
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3435 A world of sound
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3637 and vision
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3839 Medicine
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4041 Write it down
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4243 Computers
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2021 Blast off
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2223 In the kitchen
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2425 Everyday things
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2627 A new material
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4445 Into the future
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4647 Glossary and Inventors
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48 Index
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