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Great Invention Fails

Great Invention Fails

by Barbara Krasner


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Without inventors, we wouldn't have cars, airplanes, or light bulbs. Inventors build devices that make our lives better. But not all inventions succeed. In fact, the history of inventions is filled with missteps and blunders. Learn about the biggest goofs—from flying cars to Smell-O-Vision. Discover how invention mistakes have also led to brand-new products, such as Bubble Wrap and sticky notes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781541589292
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2020
Series: Searchlight Books - Celebrating Failure Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Barbara Krasner publishes the popular blog, The Whole Megillah: The Writer's Resource for Jewish-Themed Story. She is the author of many articles, short stories, poems, and books. She lives in New Jersey and teaches in the English and History departments of New Jersey colleges and universities.