The Story Of Inventions: A First Book About World-changing Discoveries

byCatherine Barr, Steve WilliamsIllustratorAmy Husband

March 3, 2020|
The Story Of Inventions: A First Book About World-changing Discoveries by Catherine Barr
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This brilliant book introduces 15 of the world''s most incredible inventions to children. Using bitesize text and beautifully bright illustrations this is the perfect book for science and history lovers everywhere.<BR <BR The world is brimming full of incredible inventions - but where did it all begin? How did these incredible inventions come about? Journey back in time, travel across the world and discover incredible inventions from throughout history. <BR <BR Take a ride on the very first wheel, find your way and ensure you''ll never get lost again with the compass, let the lights come on with electricity, watch as the world puffs into life with the steam engine and many more astounding inventions. Written with bite sized pieces of text and illustrated with bright and engaging artwork, this is the perfect introduction to some of the most amazing inventions that have helped make history.
The Story of Inventions</I>! <BR <BR Inventions featured: The wheel, the compass, paper, clocks, gunpowder, steam engines, vaccinations, computers, electricity, the telephone, the car, planes, plastic, nuclear weapons and the internet.

Catherine Barrworked at Greenpeace International for seven years as a wildlife and forestry campaigner and has a long-running interest in environmental issues. While working as an editor at the Natural History Museum, she researched and wrote two major summer exhibitions: Dinosaurs of the Gobi Desert and Myths and Monsters. She lives o...
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Title:The Story Of Inventions: A First Book About World-changing Discoveries
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:40 pages, 11.2 X 9.9 X 0.65 in
Shipping dimensions:40 pages, 11.2 X 9.9 X 0.65 in
Published:March 3, 2020
Publisher:Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:5
ISBN - 13:9780711245372

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