Inventions, Biographies & Science History

Learn all about the history of science! The study of major inventions, WHO invented them, and the chain of scientists building upon the work of those who came before is a great way to learn about science and history simultaneously!

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Books on Inventions

  1. Great Inventors
    Alex Fabrizio
    National Geographic Children's Books / 2020 / Hardcover
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  2. Clever Hans: The True Story of the  Counting, Adding, and Time-Telling Horse
    Kerri Kokias
    G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers / 2020 / Hardcover
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  3. The Fantastic Undersea Life of  Jacques Cousteau
    Dan Yaccarino
    Dragonfly Books / 2012 / Trade Paperback
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  4. The Day-Glo Brothers: The True Story  of Bob and Joe Switzer's Bright Ideas and Brand-New Colors

Capstone Inventors Series

  1. Alexander Graham Bell and the  Telephone
    Capstone Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Eli Whitney and the Cotton Gin
    Capstone Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Louis Pasteur and Pasteurization
    Capstone Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Johann Gutenburg and the Printing  Press
    Capstone Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$8.10

Alexander Graham Bell

  1. Getting to Know the World's Greatest  Inventors & Scientists: Alexander Graham Bell
    Mike Venezia
    Children's Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Who Was Alexander Graham Bell?
    Bonnie Bader
    Grosset & Dunlap / 2013 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Alexander Graham Bell and the  Telephone
    Capstone Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Listen Up! Alexander Graham Bell's  Talking Machine
    Monica Kulling
    Random House Books for Young Readers / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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Albert Einstein

  1. Trailblazers: Albert Einstein: The  Greatest Mind in Physics
    Paul Virr
    Random House Books for Young Readers / 2020 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Albert Einstein: Genius of the  Twentieth Century
    Patricia Lakin
    Aladdin / 2005 / Trade Paperback
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  3. I Am Albert Einstein
    Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos
    Dial Press / 2014 / Hardcover
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  4. On a Beam of Light: A Story of  Albert Einstein
    Jennifer Berne
    Chronicle Books / 2013 / Hardcover
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Archimedes

  1. Archimedes and His Numbers:  Biography Books for Kids 9-12
    Baby Professor / 2017 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Archimedes: The Man Who Invented the  Death Ray
    Shoo Rayner
    Shoo Rayner / 2017 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Archimedes and the Door of Science
    Jeanne Bendick
    Bethlehem Books / 1997 / Trade Paperback
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  4. The Great Archimedes
    Mario Geymonat
    Baylor University Press / 2011 / Trade Paperback
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  1. Ben Franklin And The Magic Squares
    Frank Murphy
    Random House / 2001 / Trade Paperback
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  2. The Ben Franklin Book of Easy and  Incredible Experiments: Activities, Projects and Science Fun
    Lisa Jo Rudy, ed.; Cheryl Kirk Noll, illus.
    Wiley / 1995 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Benjamin Franklin: Young Printer
    Augusta Stevenson
    Aladdin / Trade Paperback
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  4. The Autobiography and Other Writings
    Benjamin Franklin
    Signet Classics / 2014 / Mass Paperback
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Galileo Galilei

  1. Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei
    Peter Sis
    Square Fish / 2000 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Galileo Galilei: A Life From  Beginning to End
    Independently Published / 2017 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Selected Writings
    Galileo
    Oxford University Press / 2012 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Who Was Galileo?
    Patricia Brennan Demuth
    Grosset & Dunlap / Trade Paperback
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  1. George Washington Carver
    Dana Meachen Rau
    Children's Press / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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  2. George Washington Carver
    William J. Federer
    Amerisearch / 2002 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Who Was George Washington Carver?
    Jim Gigliotti, Nancy Harrison
    Grosset & Dunlap / 2015 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Heroes of History: George Washington  Carver Audiobook on CD

Henry Ford

  1. Full of Beans: Henry Ford Grows a  Car
    Peggy Thomas
    Calkins Creek / 2019 / Hardcover
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  2. Eat My Dust!  Henry Ford's First  Race
    Monica Kulling
    Random House / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Who Was Henry Ford?
    Michael Burgan
    Penguin Workshop / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Henry Ford: Young Man with Ideas
    Hazel B. Aird, Catherine Ruddiman
    Aladdin / 1986 / Trade Paperback
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Isaac Newton

  1. Life of Sir Isaac Newton
    ASSU Publishers
    Attic Books / 2014 / Hardcover
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  2. Who Was Isaac Newton?
    Janet Pascal
    Grosset & Dunlap / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Who Was Isaac Newton? - eBookThis product is an eBook
    Janet Pascal
    Penguin Workshop / 2014 / ePub
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  4. The Portable Enlightenment Reader
    Penguin Random House / 1995 / Trade Paperback
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Johannes Gutenberg

  1. If You Love Reading, Thank Johannes  Gutenberg!
    Baby Professor / 2017 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Johann Gutenburg and the Printing  Press
    Capstone Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Fine Print: A Story about Johann  Gutenberg
    Joann Johansen Burch
    Lerner Classroom / 1991 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$11.24
  4. Who in the World Was the Secretive  Printer? The Story of Johannes Gutenberg
    Robert Beckham
    Well-Trained Mind Press / 2005 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$9.50

Kepler & Copernicus

  1. Johannes Kepler, Sower Series
    John Hudson Tiner
    Mott Media, LLC / 1977 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Sowers Series Audio Books: Johannes  Kepler
    Mott Media, LLC / Compact disc
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  3. Copernicus' Secret: How the  Scientific Revolution Began
    Jack Repcheck
    Simon & Schuster / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Science and Theology Since  Copernicus
    Peter Barrett
    Bloomsbury Academic / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$118.69

Leonardo da Vinci

  1. World History Biographies: Leonardo  Da Vinci
    John Phillips
    National Geographic Society / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Leonardo Da Vinci: Extraordinary  Machines
    David Hawcock
    Dover Publications / 2019 / Hardcover
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  3. DK Life Stories: Leonardo da Vinci
    Stephen Krensky
    DK Children / 2020 / Trade Paperback
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  4. I Am Leonardo da Vinci
    Brad Meltzer
    Dial Press / 2020 / Hardcover
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Louis Pasteur

  1. Louis Pasteur's Library: An  Unresolved Mystery
    Dr. Armond S. Goldman, Sarita B. Oertling, Robert O Marlin IV, Kelly Caldwell
    Ehdp Press / 2019 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Louis Pasteur Sower Series
    John Hudson Tiner
    Mott Media, LLC / 1991 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Louis Pasteur and Pasteurization
    Capstone Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Pasteur's Fight Against Microbes
    Beverly Birch, Christian Birmingham
    B.E.S. / 1996 / Trade Paperback
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Marie Curie

  1. Marie Curie: Little People, Big  Dreams
    Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
    Frances Lincoln LTD / 2017 / Hardcover
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  2. Madame Curie: A Biography
    Eve Curie
    Da Capo Press / 2001 / Trade Paperback
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  3. I am Marie Curie
    Brad Meltzer
    Dial Press / 2019 / Hardcover
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  4. Marie Curie and Radioactivity
    Capstone Press / Trade Paperback
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Michael Faraday

  1. Burn: Michael Faraday's Candle
    Darcy Pattison
    Mims House / 2016 / Trade Paperback
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  2. Who Was Michael Faraday?
    Baby Professor / 2017 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Michael Faraday: Spiritual Dynamo,  Trail Blazers Series
  4. Michael Faraday- Father of  Electronics
    Charles Ludwig
    Herald Press / 1988 / Trade Paperback
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Samuel Morse

  1. Samuel Morse, That's Who!: The Story  of the Telegraph and Morse Code
    Tracy Nelson Maurer
    Henry Holt and Co. / 2019 / Hardcover
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  2. Samuel Morse and the Telegraph
    Capstone Press / Trade Paperback
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  3. Samuel F.B. Morse, Sower Series
    John Hudson Tiner
    Mott Media, LLC / 1987 / Trade Paperback
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The Wright Brothers

  1. To Fly: Story of the Wright Brothers
    Wendie Old
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt / 2002 / Hardcover
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  2. The Wright Brothers
    David McCullough
    Simon & Schuster / 2015 / Hardcover
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  3. Wilbur and Orville Wright: Young  Fliers
    Augusta Stevenson, Robert Doremus
    Aladdin / 1986 / Trade Paperback
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  4. First Flight
    George Shea
    HarperCollins / 2003 / Trade Paperback
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Thomas Alva Edison

  1. Getting to Know the World's Greatest  Inventors & Scientists: Thomas Edison
    Mike Venezia
    Children's Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
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  2. DK Readers Level 4: Thomas Edison
    DK Children / Trade Paperback
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  3. Landmark Books: The Story of Thomas  Alva Edison
    Margaret Cousins
    Random House / 1993 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Thomas Edison: Inspiration and Hard  Work
    Janet Benge, Geoff Benge
    Ywam Publishing / Trade Paperback
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A History of Science from Beautiful Feet Books

  1. History of Science Time Line
    Rea C Berg
    Beautiful Feet Books / 1999 / Other
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  2. A History of Science, Updated  Edition
    Rebecca Berg Manor
    Beautiful Feet Books / Trade Paperback
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  3. Beautiful Feet Books: Benjamin  Franklin
    Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
    Beautiful Feet Books / Trade Paperback
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  4. Along Came Galileo
    Jeanne Bendick
    Beautiful Feet Books / 1999 / Trade Paperback
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The Story of Inventions

  1. The Story of Inventions, Second  Edition, Grade 6
    Frank P. Bachman
    Christian Liberty Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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  2. The Story of Inventions, Second  Edition Test Packet
    Frank P. Bachman
    Christian Liberty Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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  3. The Story of Inventions, Second  Edition, Answer Key, Grade 6
    Frank P. Bachman
    Christian Liberty Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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