The Way Things Work Now

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Large book full of illustrated explanations of how hundreds of machines work
Encourages reading, exploration, an interest in science and engineering
Wrap your brain around some of the most amazing technology of our world!

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A New York Occasions Bestseller

Explainer-in-Leader David Macaulay updates the around the world bestseller The New Method Issues Paintings to seize the up to date traits within the generation that the majority affects our lives. Famously choked with data at the inside workings of the whole lot from windmills to Wi-Fi, this strange and funny guide each publications readers during the basic ideas of machines, and presentations how the traits of the earlier are construction the sector of the next day. This sweepingly revised version embraces the entire up to date traits, from touchscreens to 3-d printer. Every medical concept is brilliantly defined–with the assistance of a captivating, if moderately sluggish-witted, woolly monstrous.
 
An illustrated survey of important innovations closes the guide, in conjunction with a word list of technical phrases, and an index. What imaginable hyperlink may there be among zippers and plows, dentist drills and windmills? Parking meters and meat grinders, jumbo jets and jackhammers, far off regulate and rockets, electrical guitars and egg beaters? Macaulay explains all of them.
 

Huge guide filled with illustrated Factors of the way loads of machines Paintings
Encourages studying, exploration, an passion in technology and engineering
Wrap your mind round one of the crucial such a lot superb generation of our international!
Factors followed via simple-to-remember, exact illustrations
An wonderful reference guide for readers of every age – Adults, too!

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