How Technology Works

How Technology Works

Book - 2019
Average Rating:
Rate this:
This book "demystifies the machinery that keeps the modern world going, from simple objects such as zip fasteners and can openers to the latest, most sophisticated devices of the information age, including smartwatches, personal digital assistants, and driverless cars. It includes inventions that have changed the course of history, like the internal combustion engine, as well as technologies that might hold the key to our future survival, including solar cells and new kinds of farming to feed a growing population"--Publisher marketing.
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2019.
Edition: First American edition.
ISBN: 9781465479648
Characteristics: 255 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Challoner, Jack - Contributor


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

This is a very well illustrated and detailed book about a wide variety of technology. A great way to see the technology behind a lot of things that are taken for granted.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at CPL

To Top