Inventions: A History of Key Inventions That Changed the World Hardback
Illustrated by Nishant Choksi
Discover how the world's greatest inventions work in this funny and accessible novelty book by inventions expert, Adam Hart-Davis. If you've ever wondered why the pencil came into existence, or how a steam engine works, or when we started using flushing toilets, this book has all the answers.
Based on seven key areas of invention, Adam Hart-Davis tells the stories behind steam power, lighting, toilets, clocks, communication, bikes and flight, and how they are still relevant to our world today.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 12 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 04/10/2012
- Category: Novelty, toy & die-cut books
- ISBN: 9781406315004