Fun informative guides on how people in the past solved technological problems.
Written by award-winning author Richard Platt, How They Made Things Work: Egyptians examines aspects of technology in ancient Egypt, including irrigation, cosmetics, building the pyramids, ship-bullding and astronomy.
How They Made Things Work looks at how people in history advanced their societies by pushing the boundaries of technology.
A mix of humour and easily accessible language... very appealing with step by step illustrations and lifelike characters. - SATH History Teaching Review