100 Inventions That Shaped World History

100 Inventions That Shaped World History


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100 Inventions That Shaped World History by Bill Yenne

The perfect desk reference for trivia fans and anyone interested in the history of technology. Bill Yenne is extremely thorough and explains clearly the historical context as well as the inventions' specific relevance in their time of creation. Both relevant and intriguing, this book access information in a way that both historical buffs and a mere curious individual can enjoy.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780912517025
Publisher: Bluewood Books
Publication date: 07/28/1993
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 430,501
Product dimensions: 6.02(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.29(d)
Lexile: 1370L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

About the Author

Bill Yenne is the author of over three dozen books on military and historical topics, including his critically-acclaimed biography of Sitting Bull. He was a contributor to encyclopedias of both world wars, and is a member of the American Society of Journalists & Authors. He also co-authored a book with Air Force commander General Curtis E. LeMay. He lives in San Francisco, CA.


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100 Inventions That Shaped World History 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
It's a great book! In fact, Alberto Santos-Dumont is the father of aviation, not the Wrights!