We may not be using jet packs on the commute just yet, but this book is a celebration of all the science fiction ideas that have become reality. From Jules Verne and Aldous Huxley to Tesla and Wernher von Braun, via the direct influence HG Wells had on the atomic bomb and the tank, this is a fascinating exploration of the road from visionary science fictional representation to real life technology.
Measures 23.7 x 18.5 cm.
Celebrate your passion for precision with this librarian style enamel pin. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled black and silver metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
An original design by The Literary Gift Company, this series is inspired by the 2013 publication A Mug's Guide to Grammar. Dishwasher and microwave safe. Fine bone china mugs.Height of each mug 8cm.Available as a set, or individually.
There's nothing better than sharing your favourite book with a friend. And nothing worse than never getting it back again! Keep track of all your lendings (and make sure that the person who's borrowed it knows who to give it back to) with this handy...
An introduction to annotation as a genre - a synthesis of reading, thinking, writing and communication - and its significance in scholarship and everyday life, this book provides a comprehensive perspective on an underappreciated form of communication. Filled with examples spanning historical and contemporary contexts, including...