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Gadgets, games and gizmos : 122 inventions that changed the world / Jean-Marie Donat.

Donat, Jean-Marie, (author.).
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Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 609 DONA (Text) 39391006901902 Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781786850713
  • ISBN: 1786850710
  • Physical Description: 143 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Summersdale, [2017]

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Games and toys -- Sport and leisure -- Tools and utensils -- Science and technology -- Everyday objects.
Summary, etc.:
"Discover the designs behind some of the most amazing inventions ever imagined. This book contains the original drawings submitted to the patent office for such indispensable items as the paperclip, the ball-point pen and the umbrella, as well as technological marvels like the space suit, the floppy disk and the Polaroid camera - and not forgetting fun and frivolous things like the Barbie doll, the skateboard and the Game Boy. Expand your knowledge and inspire your inner inventor with this fully illustrated guide to the everyday gadgets, games and gizmos that changed the world!" --Publisher description.
Subject: Inventions > History.
DESIGN / Industrial.

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