The Resource The story of inventions : a first book about world-changing discoveries, Catherine Barr and Steve Williams ; illustrated by Amy Husband

The story of inventions : a first book about world-changing discoveries, Catherine Barr and Steve Williams ; illustrated by Amy Husband

Label
The story of inventions : a first book about world-changing discoveries
Title
The story of inventions
Title remainder
a first book about world-changing discoveries
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Barr and Steve Williams ; illustrated by Amy Husband
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. 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 bitesized 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. Learn fascinating facts about the people behind these inventions and how their discoveries changed the world forever. So what are you waiting for? Let's uncover The Story of Inventions! 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
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barr, Catherine
Dewey number
609
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, Steve
  • Husband, Amy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of inventions : a first book about world-changing discoveries, Catherine Barr and Steve Williams ; illustrated by Amy Husband
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780711245372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1108545932
  • (OCoLC)on1108545932
  • 1055392
Label
The story of inventions : a first book about world-changing discoveries, Catherine Barr and Steve Williams ; illustrated by Amy Husband
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780711245372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1108545932
  • (OCoLC)on1108545932
  • 1055392

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