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Baffling & bizarre inventions

Murphy, Jim

Baffling & bizarre inventions

by Murphy, Jim

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Skyhorse Pub. in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Curiosities and wonders,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Patents,
  • Inventions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJim Murphy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT48 .M864 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25185840M
    ISBN 109781616084745
    LC Control Number2011014880

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    In his book Missing , David Paulides investigates cases of bizarre missing person reports with baffling clues. One of the theories he shares is that there seem to be around 30 geographical “cluster points” where most of these vanishings occurred, and that these disappearances often happened within moments, and in areas full of witnesses.   With many historical inventions, there are often disagreements about the identity of the creator, the origin of the idea, and the time when the product was first used. In this list, we’ll look at 10 amazing inventions from the s. Although some of their backstories are still unclear, we do know the fascinating histories of others.

      Weird Inventions: Swimming Aids Invented in by Italian M. Goventosa de Udine, these swimming aids were made from bike tires and allowed the wearer to move at speeds of up to 93 mph. And while they’re a far cry from being fashionable—or even remotely comfortable—at least you could move faster than a running cheetah. Weird & Wacky Inventions Jim Murphy. 96 Pages; Febru ; ISBN: ; Imprint: Sky Pony Press; Trim Size: in x in.


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