How We Got to Now
Six Innovations That Made the Modern WorldAudiobook CD - 2014
A new look at the power and legacy of great ideas. The history of innovation over centuries tracing facets of modern life from their creation by hobbyists, amateurs, and entrepreneurs to their unintended historical consequences. Filled with surprising stories of accidental genius and brilliant mistakes; from the French publisher who invented the phonograph before Edison but forgot to include playback, to the Hollywood movie star who helped invent the technology behind Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Audio, ℗2014
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: CD 338.064 JOHNSON
Characteristics: 5 audio discs (6 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in digital,optical audio file,CD audio