By Alan Rothschild, Gareth Branwyn

Learn concerning the function that patent versions performed in American history--and even learn how to construct your individual replica!

Patent types, operating types required for US patent filings from 1790 to 1880, provide perception into--and suggestion from--a interval of extreme technological development, the commercial Revolution. The Rothschild Patent version assortment contains millions of patent versions, many from the nineteenth century. This publication positive factors the main extraordinary of those patent types, and gives deep perception into the cultural, monetary, and political historical past of the United States.

This publication not just catalogs 1000s of the main compelling versions from the gathering, yet indicates you ways to construct your individual replicas of a number of chosen types utilizing Lego, 3D printing, and different fabrics and techniques.

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