How To Fly A Horse

Author: Kevin Ashton
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0804170061
Size: 56.73 MB
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Drawing on examples from art, science, business, and invention, from Mozart to the Muppets, Archimedes to Apple, Kandinsky to a can of Coke,How to Fly a Horse is a passionate and immensely rewarding exploration of how “new” comes to be.

Inventology

Author: Pagan Kennedy
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544324013
Size: 50.39 MB
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Inventology uses the stories of inventors and surprising research to reveal the steps that produce innovation.

Why We Make Mistakes

Author: Joseph T. Hallinan
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 0767928067
Size: 77.29 MB
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Hallinan sets out to explore the captivating science of human error, and delves into psychology, neuroscience, and economics to discover why some of the same qualities that make us efficient also make us error-prone.

America Walks Into A Bar

Author: Christine Sismondo
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199752935
Size: 78.35 MB
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" With fast-paced narration and lively characters, she carries the story through the twentieth century and beyond, from repeated struggles over licensing and Sunday liquor sales, from the Whiskey Rebellion to the temperance movement, from ...

The Invention Of Murder

Author: Judith Flanders
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250024889
Size: 21.89 MB
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Through these stories of murder-from the brutal to the pathetic-Flanders builds a rich and multi-faceted portrait of Victorian society in Great Britain.

Being There

Author: Sarah H. Davis
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674063333
Size: 60.79 MB
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As they immerse themselves in foreign cultures, trained anthropologists find that accepting difference is one thing, experiencing it is quite another.

Curious

Author: Ian Leslie
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1782064966
Size: 76.56 MB
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Which side of the 'curiosity divide' are you on? In Curious Ian Leslie makes a passionate case for the cultivation of our desire to know. Curious people tend to be smarter, more creative and more successful.

The Art Of Invention

Author: Steven J. Paley
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1616142715
Size: 50.76 MB
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He is candid about the realities of hard work and the need to learn from the inevitable mistakes along the way.Full of insights and practical guidance from a successful inventor and entrepreneur, The Art of Invention will open new avenues ...

What S So Great About The Eiffel Tower

Author: Jonathan Glancey
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
ISBN: 9781780679198
Size: 33.78 MB
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Why has Le Corbusier, one of the greatest of all architects, been treated as a villain? This book examines the critical legacy of both well known and either forgotten or underappreciated highpoints in the history of world architecture.