The Way Things Work by David Macaulay

The Way Things Work by David Macaulay

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What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, colourful and unique look at.
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What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, colourful and unique look at technology through time.

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SKU GOR001239150
Title The Way Things Work
Author By (author) David Macaulay
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Year Published 2004
Number of Pages 400
ISBN 10 1405302380
ISBN 13 9781405302388
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, colourful and unique look at technology through time.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001239150
Title The Way Things Work
Author By (author) David Macaulay
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Year Published 2004
Number of Pages 400
ISBN 10 1405302380
ISBN 13 9781405302388
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No