Science is not created in a vacuum, and no scientist creates an invention without influences from the past and an impact on the future. 10 Inventors Who Changed the World by Clive Gifford is look at 10 discoverers, beginning with Archimedes of Greece and ending with Sergey Korolyev, each scientist's biography is linked with another based on influences, events, and geography. By uncovering these unique and often overlooked connections, science history emerges as a chain of pattern and relationships, and readers will understand how these ten inventors shaped the course of human civilization.
|Product dimensions:||8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Age Range:||10 - 14 Years|
About the Author
Clive Gifford is an award-winning author who has written hundreds of articles and more than 100 books, including The Kingfisher Motorsports Encyclopedia, and Kingfisher Knowledge: Spies.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This book is outstanding, my nephew is not a big book reader and he both loved the artwork and the stories of the inventors. This is a great sart off book for youngsters who are crreative and have some idea of what they are interested in.