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Inventors, Makers, Barrier Breakers
Inventors, Makers, Barrier Breakers

Inventors, Makers, Barrier Breakers



320 Pages, 8.25 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $18.95 (US $18.95) (CA $24.95)

Publication Date: May 2019

ISBN 9781943431434

Rights: WOR

Tumblehome, Inc. (May 2019)

Price: $18.95


New in paperback, these are the fascinating histories of America's most forward-thinking inventors and entrepreneurs

What does it take to change the world? This book provides inspiring, in-depth stories of more than 25 diverse American inventors and entrepreneurs from Colonial times to the present. Richly illustrated with photographs in color and black-and-white, Inventors, Makers, Barrier Breakers focuses on the process of invention, its joys and frustrations, social progress, and the obstacles each inventor had to overcome.

Author Biography

Pendred Noyce is a doctor, science education advocate, and author of 12 books of fiction and nonfiction for young people. Three of her books have won Outstanding Science Trade Book awards from the National Science Teachers Association and Children's Book Council.