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In the Home : An Accidental History of Inventions - by Jon Richards (Hardcover)

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Have you ever wondered how we invented the objects that make our homes comfortable, like the television, the washing machine, the toaster? Learn all about the history of the objects that we cannot do without in our homes in It'll Never Work: In the Home, a book that explores the invention of household items that have become essential to our daily life and the successes and failures that have led to the comforts and entertainment that we know today.

Each title in this exciting, high-interest series looks at a different area of technology and engineering and reveals the pioneering ideas and scientific thinking that enabled its development, as well as exposing those that proved to be a dead end. Each spread examines a particular example in depth, bringing in other similar ideas where relevant, and revealing that experimentation and failure often pave the way to technology success. Beautifully designed and illustrated with infographic-style artwork, this series is an excellent technology resource for readers aged 9 and up.

Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: It'll Never Work
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Hachette Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Jon Richards
Language: English
Street Date: January 16, 2018
TCIN: 52972185
UPC: 9781445150314
Item Number (DPCI): 248-50-3536
$11.89
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