A History of Invention
From Stone Axes to Silicon ChipsBook - 2000 | Updated & revised by William E. Schaaf, Jr. with Arianne E. Burnette.
Civilization has many facets, but how man lives depends very much on what he can make. The object of this book is to arouse wider interest in the way in which technological factors have shaped - and continue to shape - human history. Technological achievements have not only filled our material needs, but also expanded our spiritual and cultural horizons.
Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books, c2000.
Edition: Updated & revised by William E. Schaaf, Jr. with Arianne E. Burnette.
Branch Call Number: 609 WILLIAM
Characteristics: 367 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.