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The 12 most influential inventions of all time / by Emily Rose Oachs.

Oachs, Emily Rose, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Series Information

Most influential.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston 600 OAC (Text) 38209000905904 Non-Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola J 600 OAC (Text) 33118000185849 Children: Nonfiction Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +600 OA1 (Text) 51735011892204 Children's department Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 600 OACHS (Text) 33946003342255 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632354099
  • ISBN: 1632354098
  • ISBN: 9781632354808
  • ISBN: 1632354802
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : 12 Story Library, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The wheel makes life easier -- Gunpowder makes war deadlier -- The printing press spreads knowledge -- The steam engine creates new power -- Indoor plumbing improves health -- The telephone speeds communication -- The lightbulb lights the world -- The automobile makes travel easier -- The television transforms entertainment -- Antibiotics save lives -- The Internet connects the world -- The personal computer does it all -- Other notable inventions.
Summary, etc.:
Presents readers with the most important inventions in history, from the wheel to the Internet. The book features historic photos, engaging sidebars, and thought-provoking prompts.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 4 to 6.
750L Lexile
Subject: Inventions > Juvenile literature.

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