Great Inventors and Their Inventions : Archimedes, Gutenberg, Franklin, Nobel, Bell, Marconi, The Wright Brothers, Edison CD-Audio
by David Angus
Narrated by Benjamin Soames
Part of the Junior Classics series
Nine remarkable men produced inventions that changed the world.
The printing press, the telephone, powered flight, recording and others have made the modern world what it is.
But who were the men who had these ideas and made reality of them?
As David Angus shows, they were very different - quiet, boisterous, confident, withdrawn - but all had a moment of vision allied to single-minded determination to battle through numerous prototypes and produced something that really worked.
It is a fascinating account for younger listeners.
- Format: CD-Audio
- Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks
- Publication Date: 01/10/2006
- Category: Science & technology: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9789626344194