1,000 inventions & discoveries

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DK Pub., Jul 25, 2002 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 256 pages
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Fascinating stories and vivid photographs and illustrations summarize one thousand notable inventions and discoveries of ancient and modern times, from 600,000 B.C. to the beginning of the twenty-first century A.D.

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User Review  - Anton Klink - Goodreads

This is a book similar to "1001 Inventions That Changed The World" and "Defining Moments in Science". While the first book goes through 1001 inventions from the dawn of man just like this one, the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jc - Goodreads

Wow! I could not put this book down. So much information about inventions and discoveries placed along a timeline so you can see what human developments were taking place at or near the same time frame. Read full review

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Roger Bridgman studied natural sciences at Cambridge University before working as a graphic designer. He then studied electronics and became a design engineer at Marconi. He was curator of communications at the Science Museum, during which he wrote DK's Eyewitness Electronics and Eyewitness Technology. The Smithsonian Institution is a center for research dedicated to public education, national service, and scholarship in the arts, sciences, and history.