Communication

From Hieroglyphs to Hyperlinks

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Richard Platt; Jonathan S. Adelstein

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Communication explores the technologies that we use to share information and "talk" to one another, from the alphabet to television and the Internet. Learn about significant moments in communication history, such as the invention of the telephone and the origins of the World Wide Web. Discover how photography saves lives, how radio waves are used in space travel, and how communication is used during times of war.

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Richard Platt; Jonathan S. Adelstein

Richard Platt is the author of more than fifty books for children. He is the author of Eureka! which was chosen as a 2004 Outstanding Science Trade Book by the CBC and NSTA. Jonathan S. Adelstein now serves on the Federal Communications Commission and is a former history teacher and senior Legislative Aide for U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle.

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Communication
From Hieroglyphs to Hyperlinks
Richard Platt; Jonathan S. Adelstein

Paper Over Board

Paper Over Board
Kingfisher
June 2004
Paper Over Board
ISBN: 9780753457696
ISBN10: 0753457695
Middle-Grade Nonfiction
10 9/10 x 9 1/10 inches, 63 pages
Age Range: 9 to 14
Grade Range: 4 to 8
$12.95

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Trade Paperback
Kingfisher
November 2007
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780753461594
ISBN10: 0753461595
10 1/2 x 9 inches, 64 pages
Age Range: 9 to 12
Grade Range: 4 to 7
$8.95
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