Brief life stories of twenty-seven persons whose inventions or discoveries have altered the environment to a marked degree. Includes a list of important dates in the history of invention and technology.... without the use of wires. 1908. Henry Ford introduces his Model T in October. 1911. ... 1926. Robert Goddard, American physicist, having invented the liquid- fuel rocket, flies it 184 feet on March 16. 1930. Ernest Orlando Lawrence, Americananbsp;...
|Title||:||Invention and Technology|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 1991-10-31|