Time 100 Ideas That Changed the World
History's Greatest Breakthroughs, Inventions, and TheoriesBook - 2011
From the light bulb, automobile and computer to vaccinations and tectonic theory, TIME reports on the most significant scientific and technological breakthroughs -- in the form of ideas, inventions and discoveries -- that have driven human progress. This book is both mentally and visually stimulating, showcasing beautiful and illuminating photographs, illustrations and graphics. Taking a look back through the most influential ideas that have changed the course of history, this book will take readers on an inspiring journey. From the early telescopes of Galileo to the forefront of American industry with Henry Ford's assembly line, TIME explores the worlds of those bright thinkers that shaped the future.
Publisher: New York, NY : Time Home Entertainment Inc., 2011
Branch Call Number: 909 TIM 2011
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (some col.)