The Evolution of Useful Things
ISBN10: 0679412263 ISBN13: 9780679412267 Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Dec 1 1992 Pages: 288 Weight: 1.40lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.25" Edition: 1st Edition Language: English
The author of The Pencil combines history, biography, design theory, and technology as he analyzes the development of safety pins, Scotch tape, tin cans, and other useful objects that people take for granted. First serial, American Heritage's Invention and Technology.