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The last hundred years, household technology

by Daniel Cohen

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Published by M. Evans in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Household appliances,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Technology,
  • Inventions

  • About the Edition

    Describes the evolution of inventions which have lightened household drudgery, and includes a look at gadgets that didn"t catch on and also at future possibilities.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesLast 100 years, household technology.
    Statementby Daniel Cohen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX298 .C58 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24874109M
    ISBN 100871313863
    LC Control Number82015442

      Vintage photos from the past years show how their roles have changed. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Working women have . Important Inventions of the last Years. Other. The twentieth century was a century like none before. The world has gone to places that inventors from centuries previous could not even dream of. Earlier inventor Leonardo DaVinci had some small inkling of the way that world was headed but even Leonardo could never have envisioned all the.

    Children under 5 years old represented the largest five-year age group in and again in ; but in the largest groups were 35 to 39 and 40 to The percentage of the U.S. population age 65 and over increased in every census from ( percent) to ( percent), then declined for the first time in Census to percent. Privacy & Cookies: This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here.

      The Year March of Technology in 1 Graph. Derek Thompson. This is the last episode in The Atlantic's trilogy on household spending in the 20th century. One hundred years ago, what is. 21 Obsolete Household Items That We All Had 10 Years Ago. By Some household items are still used, even though they've been replaced by more efficient systems. Some of them are held onto out of pure habit. Book Shelves Not totally unnecessary yet, but the Kindle has put a serious dent in home libraries across the : Julie R. Thomson.


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