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The History of the Camera
     

The History of the Camera

by Elizabeth Raum
 

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How did the first photo Look?

What were photos printed on in the past?

When was the camera phone invented?

Each book in the inventions that changed the world series looks at the history of an the important invention existed and how the invention developed through time into what it is today. Readers will discover how each invention changed Life.

Each book

Overview

How did the first photo Look?

What were photos printed on in the past?

When was the camera phone invented?

Each book in the inventions that changed the world series looks at the history of an the important invention existed and how the invention developed through time into what it is today. Readers will discover how each invention changed Life.

Each book includes:

age appropriate text with concepts gradually introduced

timeline to reinforce chronology of events

world map to show where countries discussed are located

list of more books to read and websites to visit

glossary and index

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403496539
Publisher:
Heinemann Raintree
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Series:
Inventions That Changed the World Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.88(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
620L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. She also has written picture books and adult nonfiction titles. She has a degrees in English literature and library science. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. She loves to read and enjoys helping other readers discover great books. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. She has also written picture books and books for adults. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, "Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure" (2011) and "Can You Survive Storm Chasing?" (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard. Over the years she has lived in Vermont, New Jersey, Virginia, New York, and North Dakota. She has two grown sons and two granddaughters, who like reading her books. Elizabeth enjoys biking, hiking, reading, and—of course—writing!

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