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The Resource More invention mysteries : 52 little-known true stories behind well-known inventions, by Paul Niemann ; illustrations by Kevin Cordtz

More invention mysteries : 52 little-known true stories behind well-known inventions, by Paul Niemann ; illustrations by Kevin Cordtz

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More invention mysteries : 52 little-known true stories behind well-known inventions
Title
More invention mysteries
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52 little-known true stories behind well-known inventions
Statement of responsibility
by Paul Niemann ; illustrations by Kevin Cordtz
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covers well-known inventors such as Leonardo da Vinci, Ben Franklin, Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, etc., as well as focusing on female inventors and juvenile inventors. Then it delves into the stories of well-known people who the general public did not know were inventors, such as Charles Lindbergh, Zeppo Marx, and four guys named Fahrenheit, Celsius, Doppler and Richter. It also chronicles the stories of how Xerox, Monopoly and Pepsi were initially considered to be failures
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KNJ
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1954-
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Niemann, Paul J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Cordtz, Kevin
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  • Inventions
  • Inventions
  • Curiosities and wonders
Label
More invention mysteries : 52 little-known true stories behind well-known inventions, by Paul Niemann ; illustrations by Kevin Cordtz
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 160-163) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm69017339
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
171 pages
Isbn
9780974804118
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780974804118
  • (OCoLC)69017339
  • (Sirsi) b12877104
Label
More invention mysteries : 52 little-known true stories behind well-known inventions, by Paul Niemann ; illustrations by Kevin Cordtz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 160-163) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm69017339
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
171 pages
Isbn
9780974804118
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780974804118
  • (OCoLC)69017339
  • (Sirsi) b12877104

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