×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

The 100 Most Influential Inventors of All Time
     

The 100 Most Influential Inventors of All Time

by Robert Curley
 
If necessity is indeed the mother of invention, then the individuals profiled in this volume should be considered the most laudable of all midwives. They each saw a need and met it. Readers will learn more about the lives and methodologies of well-known inventors such as Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Edison, and become familiar with several more whose creations have

Overview

If necessity is indeed the mother of invention, then the individuals profiled in this volume should be considered the most laudable of all midwives. They each saw a need and met it. Readers will learn more about the lives and methodologies of well-known inventors such as Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Edison, and become familiar with several more whose creations have sometimes outstripped their personal fame.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781615300037
Publisher:
Britannica Educational Publishing
Publication date:
12/20/2009
Series:
Britannica Guide to the World's Most Influential People Series
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews