Great Discoveries and Inventions That Have Changed the World

From the End of the 19th Century to the Present

By Gianni Morelli (Editor)

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Pub Date 3/5/2019

ISBN 9788854413184

Format Hardcover

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Great Discoveries and Inventions That Have Changed the World

From the End of the 19th Century to the Present

by Gianni Morelli
OVERVIEW
Take an extraordinary journey through the discoveries that have transformed our world, and our lives, forever.
 
What would life be like without cars, refrigerators, the Internet, or the omnipresent smartphone? Learn about the discovery of the most important inventions that have influenced the contemporary world, from the end of the nineteenth century to our own time. They include innovations in technology, such as alternating current, plastic, and the robot; communications (cameras, radio, cinema); medicine, from aspirin and penicillin to x-rays and the pacemaker; and transportation. See what secrets and events led to their creation and meet the exceptional figures who conceived them.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)

Gianni Morelli is the author of novels, short stories, nonfiction, textbooks, and film synopses. He has supervised several publications for White Star Publishers, including the volume The 100 Photographs that Changed the World.

Title Details

Pages 224 pages, Over 100 color & b-w photos

Trim 9.5 x 11.2 x 0 Inches

Territories US/Can

Category Science & Nature