Garfield's ® Almost-as-Great-as-Pizza Guide to Technology

Garfield's ® Almost-as-Great-as-Pizza Guide to Technology

by Rebecca E. Hirsch


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Follow along with Garfield as he explores breakthroughs in technology, from the earliest stone tools to modern times, when silicon computer chips and GPS are commonplace. Al along, Garfield adds his own funny comments on each breakthrough. Join in to laugh and learn!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781541574298
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2019
Series: Garfield's Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs Series
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 438,911
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Rebecca E. Hirsch, PhD, is the author of numerous books about science, nature, and geography for children. She lives with her husband and three children in State College, Pennsylvania. You can visit her online at

Table of Contents

The First Tools 4

Fire 6

The Wheel 8

Timekeeping 10

The Printing Press 12

Optical Inventions 14

Engine Evolution 16

The Telephone 18

The Light Bulb 20

The Airplane 22

The Silicon Chip 24

GPS 26

Breakthrough of the Future? 28

Paws-On Project 29

Glossary 30

Further Information 31

Index 32

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