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The greatest science stories never told :100 tales of invention and discovery to astonish, bewilder, & stupefy /by Rick Beyer.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
History presents--
Originator
Beyer, Rick, 1956-
History Channel (Television network)
Publication
[New York] : Harper
Date
c2009.
Edition
1st ed.
Description
A collection of historic tales, focusing on science and invention, includes an account of the first car, built in George Washington's day, and the frustrated fashion designer who gave us the space suit.
viii, 214 p. : ill., maps ; 19 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, 2009. Historic New England image on page 53. (Charles Goodyear daguerreotype)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 202-[209]).
ISBN
0061626961
9780061626968
GUSN
256337
Call Number
Stacks Q173.B593 2009
Descriptive terms
Inventors
Science
Material Type
Miscellanea.

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