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The way things work now : from levers to lasers, windmills to Wi-Fi, a visual guide to the world of machines / David Macaulay ; with Neil Ardley.

Macaulay, David, (author.). Ardley, Neil, (author.). Macaulay, David. Way things work. Revision of: (Added Author). Macaulay, David. Revision of: New way things work. (Added Author).

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  • 32 of 34 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544824386
  • ISBN: 0544824385
  • Physical Description: 400 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Edition: Revised and updated edition
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: "Originally published as The new way things work"--Title page verso.
First edition published as: The way things work. Second edition published as: The new way things work.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The mechanics of movement -- Harnessing the elements -- Working with waves -- Electricity & automation -- The digital domain -- Eureka! The invention of machines -- Technical terms.
Summary, etc.: Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines.
Subject: Technology > Juvenile literature.
Technology > Popular works > Juvenile literature.
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Computers.
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Reference.
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Physics.
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Technology / Machinery & Tools.
Young adult.
Technology.
Genre: Young adult.
Technology.

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