Historic Inventions
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Historic Inventions

By Rupert S. Holland
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Table of Contents
  • Historic Inventions
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • I GUTENBERG AND THE PRINTING PRESS About 1400-1468
  • II PALISSY AND HIS ENAMEL About 1510-1589
  • III GALILEO AND THE TELESCOPE 1564-1642
  • IV WATT AND THE STEAM-ENGINE 1736-1819
  • V ARKWRIGHT AND THE SPINNING-JENNY 1732-1792
  • VI WHITNEY AND THE COTTON-GIN 1765-1825
  • VII FULTON AND THE STEAMBOAT 1765-1815
  • VIII DAVY AND THE SAFETY-LAMP 1778-1829
  • IX STEPHENSON AND THE LOCOMOTIVE 1781-1848
  • X MORSE AND THE TELEGRAPH 1791-1872
  • XI McCORMICK AND THE REAPER 1809-1884
  • XII HOWE AND THE SEWING-MACHINE 1819-1867
  • XIII BELL AND THE TELEPHONE 1847-
  • XIV EDISON AND THE ELECTRIC LIGHT 1847-
  • XV MARCONI AND THE WIRELESS TELEGRAPH 1874-
  • XVI THE WRIGHTS AND THE AIRSHIP Wilbur Wright 1867- Orville Wright 1871-
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