The Way Things Work

4.32 avg rating
( 2,106 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9781405302388: The Way Things Work

What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, colourful and unique look at technology through time.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

David Macaulay's book 'The Way Things Work', first published in 1998, had huge success winning numerous awards including The Times Education Senior Supplement Senior Information Book Award. Born in the UK. David now lives in Boston.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Published by Dorling Kindersley
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dorling Kindersley. Book Condition: New. 2004. 2nd. Paperback. What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, colourful and unique look at. Num Pages: 400 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 4KHJ; YQTD. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 279 x 214 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1468. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9781405302388

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 22.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Published by Dorling Kindersley (2004)
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dorling Kindersley, 2004. Book Condition: New. 2004. 2nd. Paperback. What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, colourful and unique look at. Num Pages: 400 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 4KHJ; YQTD. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 279 x 214 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1468. . . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9781405302388

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 22.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97814053023880000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Paperback Quantity Available: 13
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Not Signed; What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9781405302388_rkm

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.14
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Published by Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Paperback Quantity Available: 6
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dorling Kindersley Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, The Way Things Work, David Macaulay, Neil Ardley, What really makes the things around us tick? Did you know that the principle behind the zip fastener also governed the building of the pyramids? Or that the dentist's drill is a direct descendant of the first windmill? The inner workings of hundreds of machines and devices are explained in this fun, colourful and unique look at technology through time. Bookseller Inventory # B9781405302388

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.37
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Published by Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2004-05-06, London (2004)
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2004-05-06, London, 2004. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9781405302388

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.58
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Published by Dorling Kindersley Ltd (2004)
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Quantity Available: 11
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dorling Kindersley Ltd, 2004. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9781405302388

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.16
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Published by DK Children (2004)
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description DK Children, 2004. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # EH9781405302388

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 22.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.28
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST1405302380. Bookseller Inventory # ST1405302380

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Published by DK Children (2004)
ISBN 10: 1405302380 ISBN 13: 9781405302388
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description DK Children, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1405302380

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 32.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book