Robertson's Book of Firsts: Who Did What for the First Time

Patrick Robertson May 13, 2020

Robertson's Book of Firsts: Who Did What for the First Time Patrick Robertson Patrick Robertson s compendium of inventions, breakthroughs, and other first events is a stunning achievement of over fifty years of research, collecting, and writing Robertson writes with charm and fluency on a massive range of topics the first computer, the first department store, the first black head of state it s not who you think , and a seemingly limitless arrayPatrick Robertson s compendium of inventions, breakthroughs, and other first events is a stunning achievement of over fifty years of research, collecting, and writing Robertson writes with charm and fluency on a massive range of topics the first computer, the first department store, the first black head of state it s not who you think , and a seemingly limitless array of others The United States, in particular, has been a cradle of innovation 44 percent of modern innovations, by his calculation and Robertson has identified a first time in America for each entry Comprehensive yet carefully curated, Robertson s Book of Firsts catalogs watershed events of social relevance It includes major achievements, like the first women to serve in a regular army bravo, Canada, and would you believe as early as 1906 , but not mere curiosities, like the first women to serve disguised as men The result is a catalog of useful inventions and beginnings of trends, an index of American and global culture of a kind you can t get anywhere else Handsomely designed, elegant, and effortless to read, this is both a work of essential reference and a beautiful gift for history buffs, scientists, inventors, and anyone with an inquiring mind.

Robertson's Book of Firsts: Who Did What for the First Time Patrick Robertson

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