Have you ever wondered what went wrong when inventions, structures and technology failed spectacularly? This title provides cross-curricular stories about ideas and projects from around the world that did not work as planned.
Mary Colson is a teacher and a writer. She is fascinated by the world and the cultures of different countries, with their unique myths and legends. As well as writing about lost cities, Nicola Barber has written books on the modern-day cities of Tokyo and Los Angeles. She has also written about many periods of history, from the Vikings to the Victorians. Nicola lives in North Wales. Neil Morris is an experienced writer on children's topics. He has been a contributor to dictionaries and encyclopedias. His recent work includes 'What Has Space Exploration Done for Us?', a guide to researching the Industrial Revolution, and a review of the impact of environmentalism on the landscape.
Ian Graham, Mary Colson, Neil Morris, Nicola Barber, Rebecca Vickers
Capstone Global Library Ltd
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School Textbooks & Study Guides: Maths, Science & Technical
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