100 Local Heroes
100 Local Heroes by Adam Hart-Davis
Book DescriptionFor more than five years, Adam Hart-Davis travelled the length and breadth of Britain, bringing to life in his TV series, "Local Heroes", pioneers of science, invention and technology. This book presents 100 of the best stories: ingenious or odd, different or daft, but always entertaining.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780750923736
(198mm x 129mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Jul-1999
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Adam Hart-Davis
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The popular BBC TV science broadcaster presents an informative history of the technology of string over the ages, with knot instruction, facts and trivia and magic tricks.
History, Hardback (September 2015)
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