The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline

The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline

More Surprising Stories About Inventions

Book - 2001
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Did you know that an eighth-grader from New Jersey invented the snowboard? Or that the inventor of the trampoline demonstrated his invention by bouncing with a kangaroo? Would you believe that the first effective vacuum cleaner was the size of a refrigerator? This book is packed with fifty incredible stories about how things we now take for granted came to be. Perfect for trivia fans of all ages, The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline has a hip retro look and is illustrated with fabulous old-time advertisements and photos. You'll never look at a toilet or a TV the same way again!
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780525466543
0525466541
Call Number: 609 WULFFSON
Characteristics: 120 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Subjects: Inventions -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Inventions -- Juvenile literature.

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