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The Way Things Work (1988)
Front Cover Book Details
Genre Non-Fiction
Subject Technology
Publication Date 1988
Format Hardcover (11.4 mm)
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Language English
Extras Dust Jacket; Dust Jacket Cover
Description
From levers to lasers, from cameras to computers, this 384-page volume is a remarkable overview of the machines and inventions that shape our lives, amusingly presented with a large dose of Macaulay's wit and personality. "A book to be treasured as both a browsing item and as a gold mine of reference information." -- School Library Journal, starred review ALA Best Book for Young Adults
ALA Notable Book
Boston Globe/Horn Book Award
Horn Book Fanfare Selection
Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
School Library Journal Best Books of the Year
Personal Details
Rating 0
Product Details
LoC Classification T47.M18 1988
Dewey 600
ISBN 0395428572
Cover Price $29.95
No. of Pages 384
First Edition No
Rare No
Notes
Includes index.