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The Resource American ingenuity : stories of inventors that shaped a nation, written by Sean Kenelly

American ingenuity : stories of inventors that shaped a nation, written by Sean Kenelly

Label
American ingenuity : stories of inventors that shaped a nation
Title
American ingenuity
Title remainder
stories of inventors that shaped a nation
Statement of responsibility
written by Sean Kenelly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Since the founding of the United States, Americans have been at the forefront of technology and innovation, creating thousands of impactful and incredible inventions. Learn about some of the people and technology that changed our world and some that we even use each and every day, including Benjamin Franklin's bifocals and Eli Whitney's cotton gin; revolutionary creations, like Grace Hopper's computer programming language and Alexander Graham Bell's telephone; and modern marvels, like Steve Jobs' Apple computer and Walt Disney's animated films. This exciting title is bursting with facts, descriptions, and photos that depict many of the creative Americans who have improved the world with their bright ideas." -- Back cover
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennelly, Sean
Dewey number
609.73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Do you know about..
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventors
  • Creative ability
  • Inventions
  • Creative ability
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
American ingenuity : stories of inventors that shaped a nation, written by Sean Kenelly
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Cover title
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Industrial revolutionaries
  • Healthy advances
  • Cooking up progress
  • The innovation of comfort
  • Above and beyond
  • A sporting chance
  • Wearing it well: clothing innovations
  • Digital visionaries
  • Playtime!
  • Entertaining ideas
  • The innovative American
  • Young innovators
  • Early American inventions: Native American innovators
  • Innovative colonists
  • Inventions that shaped the nation
  • Mothers of invention: female innovators
  • An innovative heritage: African-American inventors
  • Innovation on the move
  • Sending a message
Control code
on1031712402
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781544409887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1031712402
Label
American ingenuity : stories of inventors that shaped a nation, written by Sean Kenelly
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Cover title
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Industrial revolutionaries
  • Healthy advances
  • Cooking up progress
  • The innovation of comfort
  • Above and beyond
  • A sporting chance
  • Wearing it well: clothing innovations
  • Digital visionaries
  • Playtime!
  • Entertaining ideas
  • The innovative American
  • Young innovators
  • Early American inventions: Native American innovators
  • Innovative colonists
  • Inventions that shaped the nation
  • Mothers of invention: female innovators
  • An innovative heritage: African-American inventors
  • Innovation on the move
  • Sending a message
Control code
on1031712402
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781544409887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1031712402

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