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Amazing Stories Behind Some Great Inventions

Toys!( )
Author: Wulffson, Don
Illustrator: Keller, Laurie
Publication Date:Jul 2000
Publisher:Henry Holt & Company
Imprint:Henry Holt & Company Books For Young Readers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $19.99
Book Description:

A fresh, intriguing look at the stories behind great toy inventions.

"Originally, Play-Doh only came in white. There's a good reason for this. You see, Play-Doh didn't start out as a toy. It started out as a product for cleaning wallpaper."

Have you ever wondered who invented Lego, Mr. Potato Head, or toy trains? Here are the fascinating stories behind these toy inventions and many others. Learn why the see-saw was popular with the Romans, how the Slinky was...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Antiques & Collectibles / Toys
Juvenile Nonfiction / Toys, Dolls & Puppets
Technology & Engineering / Inventions
Juvenile Nonfiction / Technology / Inventions
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.35 x 9.22 x 0.61 Inches
Book Weight:0.638 Pounds

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