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How things work : the inner life of everyday machines / Theodore Gray ; photographs by Nick Mann.

Gray, Theodore W., (author.). Mann, Nick, (photographer.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library 621.8 GRA 000157080 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316445436
  • ISBN: 0316445436
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Hachette Book Group, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Comfort in things -- Clear things -- Locks -- Clocks -- Scales -- The making of cloth -- The thing whisperer.
Summary, etc.:
How things work or are manufactured: includes locks, clocks, scales for weighing, and cloth manufacture.
Subject: Technology > Popular works.
Technology > Pictorial works.
Simple machines.
Genre: Illustrated works.
Pictorial works.
Popular works.
Illustrated works.