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9781508146230 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $10.00

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9781508146254 | Powerkids Pr, February 2, 2016, cover price $26.25

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Product Description: In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the pioneer of Play-Doh, Joseph McVicker. Follow the story from McVickers childhood, his education at Brown University, joining his fathers company Kutol Products, and his reinvention of the companys Kutol Wall Cleaner as Play-Doh...read more

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9781624039782 | Checkerboard Library, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the pioneer of Play-Doh, Joseph McVicker.

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9780379207958, titled "The Book of the Bench" | Oceana Pubns, August 1, 1985, cover price $40.00 | also contains The Book of the Bench

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Product Description: Humans have always wanted to fly. As soon as there were planes and cars, many people saw a combination as the next step for personal transportation, and visionary engineers and inventors did their best to make the flying car (or the roadable plane) a reality...read more

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9780618984824 | Clarion Books, August 25, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Humans have always wanted to fly.

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Product Description: Inventions come in all shapes and sizes. During human history, there have been many inventions that have improved the lives of men, women, and children, and that are used on a daily scale. Some of the most important technologies developed were in the house...read more

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9781502606600 | Cavendish Square, August 1, 2015, cover price $42.79 | About this edition: Inventions come in all shapes and sizes.

Product Description: Today to many people driving a car is as essential as eating. Transportation has come a long way since its origins, but through the decades there have been significant advances in transportation technology. From the bicycle to the hybrid car, this book traces the most important transportation inventors and the inventions that made society what it is today...read more

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9781502606624 | Cavendish Square, August 1, 2015, cover price $42.79 | About this edition: Today to many people driving a car is as essential as eating.

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Product Description: Food and agriculture has changed throughout the centuries. In many ways, it has improved the lives of people. Some of the most crucial inventions in food and agriculture include food preserves, cellophane, canning, and frozen food...read more

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9781502606648 | Cavendish Square, August 1, 2015, cover price $42.79 | About this edition: Food and agriculture has changed throughout the centuries.

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9780517652893, titled "Treasury of Kathe Kruse Dolls/Album 3" | Reprint edition (Outlet, May 1, 1988), cover price $7.99 | also contains Treasury of Kathe Kruse Dolls/Album 3

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9781502606662 | Cavendish Square, August 1, 2015, cover price $42.79

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Product Description: Takes young readers inside the lives and minds of the greatest inventors in history Genius! tells the stories behind the amazing inventions that helped shape our modern world. Young readers are introduced to the technologies developed by thinkers and inventors such as Archimedes, Leonardo da Vinci, Gutenberg, James Watt, the Wright brothers, and Tim Berners-Lee, and the creativity and determination behind their discoveries...read more

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9780500650431 | Thames & Hudson, August 11, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Takes young readers inside the lives and minds of the greatest inventors in history Genius!

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Product Description: Three lives, one epic story. Find out how Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison and Nicola Tesla changed the world we live in forever! Three men, three great minds and three completely different approaches to science. Find out how these men tamed the forces of science in order to share its power with the world...read more
By Lewis Helfand and Naresh Kumar (illustrator)

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9789380741871 | Steerforth Pr, June 17, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Three lives, one epic story.

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Product Description: "Have you ever wished you could use technology to improve people's lives? Ever since he was a teenager, Sebastian Thrun wanted to build machines that helped people. So far, Thrun has developed robots that can be tour guides and nurses and can help save miners trapped underground...read more

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9781467725835 | Lerner Pub Group, April 1, 2014, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: "Have you ever wished you could use technology to improve people's lives?

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9781467724593 | Lerner Pub Group, April 1, 2014, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: "Have you ever wished you could use technology to improve people's lives?

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Product Description: Most people love microwave popcorn or a warm snack from the microwave. But before 1975, homes did not have this great device! How did Percy Spencer go from a small town mill worker to the inventor of one of the most popular devices in the world? Find out how Spencer’s love of science and machines, along with his strong work ethic, helped him achieve a patent for the invention of the microwave oven...read more

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9781464403453 | Enslow Elementary, January 1, 2014, cover price $10.53

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9780766042018 | Enslow Elementary, January 1, 2014, cover price $25.27 | About this edition: Most people love microwave popcorn or a warm snack from the microwave.

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Product Description: Your students are individuals. Do your teaching materials treat them that way? Feldman's Essentials of Understanding Psychology does. Using a revolutionary revision process, Essentials of Understanding Psychology is a fully integrated learning system that brings the “Students First” goal to a new level...read more

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9781259568046 | 11 lslf edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, December 17, 2014), cover price $143.80 | About this edition: Your students are individuals.
9781259289491 | 11 psc edition (McGraw-Hill, December 1, 2013), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Your students are individuals.
9780078130304 | 10 psc edition (McGraw-Hill, May 14, 2013), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Your students are individuals.
9780077606718 | 9 lslf edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, December 19, 2011), cover price $133.15

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9780071142120 | 3 ed edition (McGraw-Hill, July 1, 1997), cover price $5.85 | also contains Biography Today: Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers : Scientists & Investors

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Product Description: Eight fascinating tales of scientists and inventors ahead of their time. In this thought-provoking book, you’ll find out what happened when people weren’t ready to listen to innovators who came up with revolutionary ideas. Discover how Alfred Wegener struggled to convince geologists that the ground beneath our feet is moving, why “mad scientist” Nikola Tesla’s futuristic ideas about electricity were dismissed, why Charles Darwin delayed publishing his controversial theory of evolution for decades, and how Charles Babbage and Ada Lovelace nearly invented the first computer in the 1800s...read more
By Sa Boothroyd (illustrator)

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9781554515363 | Annick Pr, July 11, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Eight fascinating tales of scientists and inventors ahead of their time.

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9781554515356 | Annick Pr, July 11, 2013, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Eight fascinating tales of scientists and inventors ahead of their time.

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9780531219676 | Childrens Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $8.95

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9780531236093 | Childrens Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $30.00

Product Description: Even more than necessity, invention requires the tireless dedication of individuals seeking to improve their lives and that of those around them. Discovery and innovationthe reimagining of existing tools and devices in medicine, technology, space exploration, the environment, and climatologyhave been taken to previously unimagined heights thanks to people as brilliant and diverse as Hippocrates and Bill Gates...read more
By Michael Anderson (editor) and Sherman Hollar (editor)

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9781615308125 | Britannica Educational Pub, August 10, 2012, cover price $176.25 | About this edition: Even more than necessity, invention requires the tireless dedication of individuals seeking to improve their lives and that of those around them.

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Product Description: Aligned to the Common Core State Standards, this leveled, informational text is great for individual or small group reading instruction.

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9781448890859 | Rosen Classroom, August 1, 2012, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Aligned to the Common Core State Standards, this leveled, informational text is great for individual or small group reading instruction.

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Product Description: Rapidly developing technological innovation and mass production have become such hallmarks of our industrialized world that we may fail to consider the events and individuals that laid the groundwork for our many conveniences today...read more
By Sherman Hollar (editor)

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9781615306961 | Britannica Educational Pub, August 10, 2012, cover price $35.25 | About this edition: Rapidly developing technological innovation and mass production have become such hallmarks of our industrialized world that we may fail to consider the events and individuals that laid the groundwork for our many conveniences today.

Learn about major discoveries in science and technology, some of their social and economic effects, and the major scientists and inventors responsible for them.

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9781617419874 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2011, cover price $10.95

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9781612366975 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2011, cover price $22.95

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9781617417856 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2011, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: Learn about major discoveries in science and technology, some of their social and economic effects, and the major scientists and inventors responsible for them.

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Product Description: Who invented what, and when did they do it? From the ancient Egyptians to Thomas Edison, from the telephone to the space shuttle, this book length timeline is packed with inventions and inventors. Pick a point and start exploring!
By Rick Morgan (illustrator)

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9781404870178 | Picture Window Books, August 1, 2011, cover price $7.49 | About this edition: Who invented what, and when did they do it?

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9781404866621 | Picture Window Books, August 1, 2011, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Who invented what, and when did they do it?

Ever had an idea that you thought could change the world?

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9780778799238 | Crabtree Pub Co, December 15, 2010, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Ever had an idea that you thought could change the world?

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9780778799023 | Crabtree Pub Co, April 30, 2011, cover price $26.60

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Product Description: An instant reference source for todays students. this book in the Fact At Your Fingertips series covers the Great Scientists of the world's civiliations, and their contributions in Philosophy, Invention and Engineering.. Arranged in an almanac format, each book includes essential facts and intriguing details about its subject, incorporating biographies, detailed time lines, maps, charts and graphs, color and historical photography, and more, resulting in vibrant historical records...read more
By Derek Hall (editor)

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9781933834481 | Brown Bear Books/Joe Hollander, August 1, 2009, cover price $41.35 | About this edition: An instant reference source for todays students.

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Product Description: Marconi and Tesla worked separately to devise wireless radio technology that would reach around the world. Author Tim OShei vividly tells the stories of these two very different men, from their early childhood days to groundbreaking discoveries and innovations...read more

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9781598450767 | Myreportlinks.Com, April 1, 2008, cover price $34.60 | About this edition: Marconi and Tesla worked separately to devise wireless radio technology that would reach around the world.

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