Discover three million years of famous inventors and amazing discoveries. 1000 Inventions a Discoveries explores the brilliant ideas and innovations that have shaped our world. Whether you're a budding inventor yourself or love gizmos and gadgets this amazing guide is packed with the inventions and discoveries that changed our lives! Find out who came up with the idea, how they were influenced and key events that formed the backdrop of the discovery. Packed with stunning pictures and features you'll relive the most amazing discoveries ever made. Discover timelines, features, images and archive materials that bring all the inventions and discoveries to life!Thread unwinds as it is used up Crank system drives needle and bobbin Electric motor Lock-stitch sewing machine 1846 ... and Elias Howe patented the same idea in 1846, but we really owe the sewing machine to US inventor Isaac Singer.
|Title||:||1000 Inventions and Discoveries|
|Publisher||:||Dorling Kindersley Ltd - 2014-07-01|