How Technology Works

How Technology Works

Book - 2019
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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
1465479643
Characteristics: 255 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Challoner, Jack - Contributor

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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.

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