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The Resource The modern world, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]

The modern world, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]

Label
The modern world
Title
The modern world
Statement of responsibility
[edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the technological advancements of the modern era, including achievements in warfare, space exploration, medical technology, transportation, personal electronics, and ecology
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
609.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T20
LC item number
.M53 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ryles, Briony
  • Hall, Derek
Series statement
Curriculum connections.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Technology
  • Technological innovations
  • Technological innovations
  • Discoveries in science
  • Discoveries in science
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The modern world, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Planetary probes -- Nuclear weapons -- Guided missiles -- Semiconductors -- Seeing inside the body -- Advanced surgery -- Robotics -- The Apollo moon program -- The moon's secrets -- High-speed trains -- Birth of personal computers -- Space shuttle and space stations -- Superconductors -- The Hubble space telescope -- Cloning -- The greenhouse effect -- The Human Genome Project -- The World Wide Web -- Future energy -- Timelines
Control code
15890759
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781933834887
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009029603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color)
Label
The modern world, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Planetary probes -- Nuclear weapons -- Guided missiles -- Semiconductors -- Seeing inside the body -- Advanced surgery -- Robotics -- The Apollo moon program -- The moon's secrets -- High-speed trains -- Birth of personal computers -- Space shuttle and space stations -- Superconductors -- The Hubble space telescope -- Cloning -- The greenhouse effect -- The Human Genome Project -- The World Wide Web -- Future energy -- Timelines
Control code
15890759
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781933834887
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009029603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color)

Library Locations

    • Adams Public Library - DecaturBorrow it
      128 S. 3rd St., Decatur, IN, 46733, US
      40.829571 -84.925321
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