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Breverton’s Encyclopedia of Inventions: A Compendium of Technological Leaps, Groundbreaking Discoveries and Scientific Breakthroughs Terry Breverton

Breverton’s Encyclopedia of Inventions: A Compendium of Technological Leaps, Groundbreaking Discoveries and Scientific Breakthroughs

Terry Breverton

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ISBN : 9781780872391
Hardcover
384 pages
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An extraordinary guide to the greatest feats of ingenuity and innovation.• Who flew before the Wright borthers?• How was plastic surgery invented?• Did Leonardo da Vinci design the first robot?• When was the first e-mail sent?• Where was beer firstMoreAn extraordinary guide to the greatest feats of ingenuity and innovation.• Who flew before the Wright borthers?• How was plastic surgery invented?• Did Leonardo da Vinci design the first robot?• When was the first e-mail sent?• Where was beer first brewed?• Who invented zero?From the fish hook to fibre optics, the pyramids to the postage stamp, and from gunpowder to GPS, this eclectic compendium will inform, inspire and fascinate anyone curious to know more about the moments of genius that have shaped our lives today.