Inventions & Innovations, 1st Edition

  • Stuart Bremer
  • Published By: Trocadero Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0864272944
  • ISBN-13: 9780864272942
  • DDC: 609.94
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 8th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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About

Overview

Dating back to colonial days, Australia has a long history of inventiveness. This is an account of people who came up with ideas to make life better, easier or more efficient, and fought through many obstacles to make them happen.

Table of Contents

Front Cover._x000D_
Copyright Page._x000D_
They Made Australia._x000D_
Table of Contents._x000D_
1: Grain Stripper-Harvester._x000D_
2: Secret Ballot._x000D_
3: Refrigeration._x000D_
4: Coastal Defence Torpedo._x000D_
5: Stump-Jump Plough._x000D_
6: Mechanical Wool Clippers._x000D_
7: Sunshine Harvester._x000D_
8: Coolgardie Safe._x000D_
9: Principles of Flight._x000D_
10: Froth Flotation._x000D_
11: Mitchell Thrust Bearing._x000D_
12: Humespun Pipe._x000D_
13: Rotary Hoe._x000D_
14: Automatic Totalisator._x000D_
15: Aspro._x000D_
16: Pedal Wireless Flying Doctor._x000D_
17: Artificial Heart Pacemaker._x000D_
18: Utility._x000D_
19: Owen Gun._x000D_
20: Shepherd Castor._x000D_
21: Hills Hoist._x000D_
22: Holden Car._x000D_
23: Xerographic Tones._x000D_
24: Victa Mower._x000D_
25: Solar Hot Water._x000D_
26: Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer._x000D_
27: Sugar Cane Harvester._x000D_
28: Flight Data Recorder._x000D_
29: Ultrasound Scanner._x000D_
30: Bogie Exchange._x000D_
31: Inflatable Escape Slide._x000D_
32: Sirotherm._x000D_
33: Self-Twist Yarn Spinner._x000D_
34: Orbital Engine._x000D_
35: Interscan._x000D_
36: Bionic Ear._x000D_
37: Synroc._x000D_
38: Dual-Flush Toilet._x000D_
39: Baby Safety Capsule._x000D_
40: Wave-Piercing Catamaran._x000D_
41: Polymer Banknotes._x000D_
42: Polilight Forensic Lamp._x000D_
43: Spray-On Skin._x000D_
44: Wi-fi, Lan._x000D_
45: Portable Retinal Camera._x000D_
46: Programmable Turning Bed._x000D_
47: Bionic Vision._x000D_
48: Quantum Bit._x000D_
49: National Broadband Network._x000D_
Index._x000D_