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The Resource The story of toilets, telephones & other useful inventions, Katie Daynes ; illustrated by Adam Larkum ; reading consultant, Alison Kelly

The story of toilets, telephones & other useful inventions, Katie Daynes ; illustrated by Adam Larkum ; reading consultant, Alison Kelly

Label
The story of toilets, telephones & other useful inventions
Title
The story of toilets, telephones & other useful inventions
Statement of responsibility
Katie Daynes ; illustrated by Adam Larkum ; reading consultant, Alison Kelly
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text provides an amusing and informative history of the toilet, from cavemen's holes in the ground to Thomas Crapper's flushing toilet, via Roman public loos, stinky castle moats and Edwardian drains. It also contains equally interesting tales of telephones, frozen food, soccer nets, safety razors and space inventions
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Daynes, Katie
Dewey number
  • 609
  • 609
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Larkum, Adam
  • Kelly, Alison
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  • Inventions
  • Non-Fiction 5+
  • Science, Maths and Technology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of toilets, telephones & other useful inventions, Katie Daynes ; illustrated by Adam Larkum ; reading consultant, Alison Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
9780746062210
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780746062210
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The story of toilets, telephones & other useful inventions, Katie Daynes ; illustrated by Adam Larkum ; reading consultant, Alison Kelly
Publication
Control code
9780746062210
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780746062210
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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