eBook How Products Are Made

  • Series Name: How Products Are Made Series
  • Volume 3
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  • ISBN-10: 1414433395
  • ISBN-13: 9781414433394
  • DDC: 670
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 500 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 1996, 1994
  • Original Copyright 1998 | Published/Released October 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 1998
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Overview

This acclaimed title answers the question "How do they make that?" with 100 in-depth, illustrated articles covering a wide variety of products such as silver, piano, camera, paper currency and more.

Each entry offers a straightforward, step-by-step description of the manufacturing and assembly process for the product. You'll also find historical information on the product, raw materials used, by-products generated during manufacture, quality control procedures, future applications and sources for more information. Vintage product photographs and sidebars relating historical trivia are provided. A multi-level cumulative index has also been added to aid the user.

While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.Call your Sales Rep for details.

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How Products Are Made Series

This acclaimed series answers the question "How do they make that?" with 100 in-depth, illustrated articles covering a wide variety of products such as silver, piano, camera, paper currency and more. Each entry offers a straightforward, step-by-step description of the manufacturing and assembly process for the product. You’ll also find historical information on the product, raw materials used, by-products generated during manufacture, quality control procedures, future applications and sources for more information. Vintage product photographs and sidebars relating historical trivia are provided. A multi-level cumulative index has also been added to aid the user.

While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions. Call your Sales Rep for details.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 0787615471 | ISBN-13: 9780787615475

Reviews

"Whether a junior high school student, an undergraduate, or a layperson, one will find informative and easy-to-read essays. This work is recommended for most reference collections." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999

— ARBA

"The set includes everything from artificial turf to the artificial heart valve." -- ARBA (January 2003)

— ARBA