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The Resource Invention, written by Lionel Bender

Invention, written by Lionel Bender

Label
Invention
Title
Invention
Statement of responsibility
written by Lionel Bender
Title variation
  • Eyewitness Invention
  • Eyewitness
  • Eyewitness books
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs and text explore such inventions as the wheel, gears, levers, clocks, telephones, and rocket engines
Member of
Summary
Photographs and text explore such inventions as the wheel, gears, levers, clocks, telephones, and rocket engines
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
186291
Cataloging source
CO2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bender, Lionel
Dewey number
609
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T48
LC item number
.B46 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1080
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
DK Eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventions
  • Technology
  • Inventions
  • Technology
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Invention, written by Lionel Bender
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Some copies do not include CD-ROM and wall chart
  • Accompanying CD-ROM contains clip-art
  • Fold-out wall chart in pocket on p. [3] of cover
  • "First American Edition, 1991"--T.p. verso
  • "Discover the fascinating story of inventions - and learn how they have changed the world"--Cover
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 wall chart.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 68) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
What is an invention? -- The story of an invention -- Tools -- The wheel -- Metalworking -- Weights and measures -- Pen and ink -- Lighting -- Timekeeping -- Harnessing power -- Printing -- Optical inventions -- Calculating -- The steam engine -- Navigation and surveying -- Spinning and weaving -- Batteries -- Photography -- Medical inventions -- The telephone -- Recording -- The internal combustion engine -- Movies -- Radio -- Inventions in the home -- The cathode ray tube -- Flight -- Plastics -- The silicon chip -- Did you know? -- Timeline of inventions -- Find out more
Control code
ocn850451436
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed., American ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9781465409027
Lccn
bl2013025737
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)850451436
Label
Invention, written by Lionel Bender
Publication
Note
  • Some copies do not include CD-ROM and wall chart
  • Accompanying CD-ROM contains clip-art
  • Fold-out wall chart in pocket on p. [3] of cover
  • "First American Edition, 1991"--T.p. verso
  • "Discover the fascinating story of inventions - and learn how they have changed the world"--Cover
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 wall chart.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 68) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
What is an invention? -- The story of an invention -- Tools -- The wheel -- Metalworking -- Weights and measures -- Pen and ink -- Lighting -- Timekeeping -- Harnessing power -- Printing -- Optical inventions -- Calculating -- The steam engine -- Navigation and surveying -- Spinning and weaving -- Batteries -- Photography -- Medical inventions -- The telephone -- Recording -- The internal combustion engine -- Movies -- Radio -- Inventions in the home -- The cathode ray tube -- Flight -- Plastics -- The silicon chip -- Did you know? -- Timeline of inventions -- Find out more
Control code
ocn850451436
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed., American ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9781465409027
Lccn
bl2013025737
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)850451436

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