Great Facts A Popular History and Description of the Most Remarkable Inventions During the Present Century
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Great Facts A Popular History and Description of the Most Remarkable Inventions During the Present Century

By Frederick C. Bakewell
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Table of Contents
  • GREAT FACTS.
  • PREFACE.
  • CONTENTS.
  • GREAT FACTS.
  • THE PROGRESS OF INVENTION.
  • STEAM NAVIGATION.
  • STEAM CARRIAGES AND RAILWAYS.
  • THE AIR ENGINE.
  • PHOTOGRAPHY.
  • DISSOLVING VIEWS.
  • THE KALEIDOSCOPE.
  • THE MAGIC DISC.
  • THE DIORAMA.
  • THE STEREOSCOPE.
  • THE ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.
  • ELECTRO-MAGNETIC CLOCKS.
  • ELECTRO-METALLURGY.
  • GAS LIGHTING.
  • THE ELECTRIC LIGHT.
  • INSTANTANEOUS LIGHTS.
  • PAPER MAKING MACHINERY.
  • PRINTING MACHINES.
  • LITHOGRAPHY.
  • AERATED WATERS.
  • REVOLVERS AND MINIE RIFLES.
  • CENTRIFUGAL PUMPS.
  • TUBULAR BRIDGES.
  • SELF-ACTING ENGINES.
  • FOOTNOTES:
  • Works on Chemistry.
    • Class-book of Chemistry.
    • Chemical Chart:
  • History of Philosophy.
    • A History of Philosophy: AN EPITOME.
  • Moral Philosophy.
    • Elements of Moral Philosophy: ANALYTICAL, SYNTHETICAL, AND PRACTICAL.
  • Transcribers' Notes:
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