|aIdeas that changed the world / |cJulie Ferris [et al.].
|aIncredible inventions and the stories behind them
|aLondon : |bDK, |cc2010.
|a256 p. : |bill. (some col.), col. map ; |c29 cm.
|aAn in-depth reference guide to technological developments that changed the world describes each invention and explores its place in history and how it influenced civilization, discussing inventions from the wheel to computers.