The Everyday Workings Of Machines

Author: Steve Martin
Homepage 9780711254251

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  • : August 2020
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  • : Steve Martin
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  • : Hardback
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  • : English
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Description

How does a train stay on the tracks? What's going on inside a pogo stick? How do cranes work? And what happens when you flush a toilet? These and many more important questions are answered in this fascinating book. From toasters and telephones to hovercrafts and robots - the inner workings of machines big and small are brought to light using a stunning mix of cross-sections, close-ups and cutaways.

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Full of fascinating information and colorful graphics the pages reveal the science behind how many of today's machines work.