Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Invented in Scotland

Invented in Scotland
Item# 9781841585666

Product Description

Publisher: Birlinn

Author: Allan Burnett

In the home, on the road, in business, the classroom, sport, finance, medicine, farming, travel, crime and war, Scottish inventors have truly revolutionised the modern world. In this lavishly illustrated account, Allan Burnett examines the life and works of a host of remarkable individuals whose inventions propelled humanity out of fumbling darkness and into a brighter future, allowing us to work faster, build better, travel further and live longer. (pb)