100 Things to Know About Inventions by Clive Gifford

    100 Things to Know About Inventions by Clive Gifford

    How do you sum upthe world's amazing inventions in just 100 words? This striking book takes on the challenge! From helicopters to fireworks, each of the carefully chosen 100 words has its own 100-word long description and quirky illustration, providing a fascinating introduction to inspiring inventions from history to the modern day. Basically, everything you need to know in a nut shell.

    Along with some expected inventions, such as trains and Internet, you'll also discover less predictable inventions that will give you a fresh perspective. With balloons and submarine, you can explore the risks some inventors had to take. Through paper and pencil imagine how such seemingly simple objects would have been groundbreaking at the time of invention; whereas some inventions, such as skates, had a very funny beginning! With a clean, contemporary design, each word occupies a page of its own. A large striking illustration neatly encapsulates the accompanying 100 words of text.

    如何用 100 个字概括世界上的惊人发明? 这本引人注目的书接受了挑战! 从直升机到烟花,每一个精心挑选的 100 个单词都有自己的 100 个单词长描述和古怪的插图,为从历史到现代的鼓舞人心的发明提供了引人入胜的介绍。 基本上,您需要了解的一切都一目了然。

    除了一些预期的发明,例如火车和互联网,您还会发现一些不太可预测的发明,它们会给您带来全新的视角。 使用气球和潜艇,您可以探索一些发明家必须承担的风险。 通过纸和笔想象这些看似简单的物体在发明之时是如何具有开创性的; 而一些发明,如溜冰鞋,有一个非常有趣的开始! 凭借干净、现代的设计,每个词都占据了自己的一页。 一个醒目的大插图巧妙地封装了随附的 100 个单词的文本。