The Timeline Book of Science

The Timeline Book of Science

by Melinda Corey
     
 

Year by year, era by era, a record of how science has altered human life, from prehistory to the present.
Who discovered the Gulf Stream? Where was cloth first woven? Who constructed the first computer? What caused the extinction of the woolly mammoth in America? THE TIMELINE BOOK OF SCIENCE answers these and thousands of other essential questions, pinpointing the… See more details below

Overview

Year by year, era by era, a record of how science has altered human life, from prehistory to the present.
Who discovered the Gulf Stream? Where was cloth first woven? Who constructed the first computer? What caused the extinction of the woolly mammoth in America? THE TIMELINE BOOK OF SCIENCE answers these and thousands of other essential questions, pinpointing the time of each breakthrough, describing its significance, and relating it to other inventions and events through the ages. Fun and informative, THE TIMELINE BOOK OF SCIENCE makes the history of science totally accessible to all readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780345382658
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/14/1995
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
5.53(w) x 8.28(h) x 0.79(d)

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