From air conditioners to MRI scanners and from bicycles to frozen foods, modern life would be unimaginable without the work of inventors. Unlike other resources on inventions, Inventors and Inventions surprises readers with its wide-ranging exploration of inventors of the past and present, including the creators of Kevlar, Coca Cola, eBay, and the Global Positioning System.When he was a teenager he saw a help-wanted ad in a magazine for an automobile-repair shop in Tokyo a Art Shokai. Honda immediately wrote to the shop and asked for a position as an apprentice. He was hired and went to Tokyo to workanbsp;...
|Title||:||Inventors and Inventions|
|Publisher||:||Marshall Cavendish - 2007-09-01|