Table of contents for First thousand years / written by Gerry Bailey ; illustrated by Steve Boulter, Jan Smith, and Andrew Keylock.

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Crafty Inventions
First Thousand Years
Contents
- Astrolabe	4
 Early astronomy	6
- Spinning wheel	8
 Wheel and axle	10
- Rudder	12
 Balanced forces	14
- Glass window	16
 Melting points	18
- Compass	20
 Earth's magnetism	22
- Abacus beads	24
 Number systems	26
- Camera obscura	28
 Reflecting light	30
- Kite-flying	32
 Wind energy	34
- Furnace	36
 Making heat	38
- Stained glass	40
 Light and colour	42
Glossary and index	44
Tools and materials	47

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Technology -- Juvenile literature.
Inventions -- Juvenile literature.