Item Image
Title The next big thing : a history of the boom-or-bust moments that shaped the modern world / Richard Faulk ; illustrations by Ramsey Beyer.
Author Faulk, Richard.
Publication San Francisco : Zest Books, [2015]
Description 223 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # 909.09821 F
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-223).
Summary Traces three thousand years of Western history to profile influential ideas and setbacks that have shaped the modern world, from the spread of monotheism and the invention of the printing press to the U.S. metric campaign and the smart drink trend.
Subject Civilization, Western -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Idea (Philosophy) -- Juvenile literature.
Intellectual life -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Inventions -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Technological innovations -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Modern -- Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Modern. (OCoLC)fst00863073
Civilization, Western. (OCoLC)fst00863138
Idea (Philosophy) (OCoLC)fst00966826
Intellectual life. (OCoLC)fst00975769
Inventions. (OCoLC)fst00977993
Technological innovations. (OCoLC)fst01145002
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Addl. Author Beyer, Ramsey.
ISBN 9781936976676 (trade paperback)
1936976676 (trade paperback)

Location CALL # Status Message
 Annex YA Non-Fic  909.09821 F    CHECK SHELVES  
 Crown Hts YA Non-Fic  909.09821 F    CHECK SHELVES  
 Dekalb YA Non-Fic  909.09821 F    CHECK SHELVES  
 Dyker YA Non-Fic  909.09821 F    CHECK SHELVES