Inventions that shaped the modern world, Inventions that Shaped the Modern World shows how the development of ideas and technologies can help inspire future innovations. Significant inventions throughout history are profiled featuring information about the person or people behind the idea, the development process, the immediate impact of the invention, and the future inventions it inspired. Transportation Inventions: Moving Our World Forward, Explore the groundbreaking modes of transportation that have helped define the modern age. From Henry Ford's Model T car to the high-speed trains of Japan, learn about the monumental successes-and failures-that have propelled our world forward. Book jacket.
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