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64 Geeks: The Brains Who Shaped Our World

64 Geeks: The Brains Who Shaped Our World (Hardback)

By Newkey-Burden, Chas

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See the greatest minds in history like never before; rendered in the greatest way imaginable: 8-bit pixel art! This book celebrates the 64 Best. Brains. Ever; the geeks who each played an essential part in taking humanity from mud huts to the world we live in today.Discover more ...than you knew about geniuses like Galileo, compelling characters like Ada Lovelace or Nikola Tesla, or be enchanted by heroes of the modern age like super-geek like Steve Wozniak. The one thing they all have in common? They changed the world with their minds.The custom-drawn illustrations make turning every page a treat, and the snappy biographies are fascinating.
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ISBN 9781781575727
Released NZ 9 Oct 2018
Format Hardback
In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9781781575727
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Imprint Ilex
Released 9 Oct 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Newkey-Burden, Chas
Category History Of Ideas, Intellectual History
History Of Engineering & Technology
Inventions & Inventors
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 212mm
Spine: 20mm
Dewey Code 609.22
Weight 460g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress Inventors - History, Technological innovations - History
NBS Text Technology: General & Reference
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly;General/trade;General/trade