Enter the world of animated paper engineering with these 14 whimsical projects for making automata out of cardstock. Well-illustrated directions explain the use of levers, gears, cranks, and other devices andprecise cut-and-assemble componentsput...sob encomenda
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Excerpt from Collection of Heating and Lighting Utensils in the United States National Museum This series epitomizes the development of the candle, beginning with the use of fireflies and the burning of the fat bodies of fishes or birds, and of...
Excerpt from The Bernadou, Allen and Jouy Corean Collections in the United States National Museum Korea is a peninsula, with an area of about square miles, the east coast being formed by the prolongation of the coast of Asia Oppo Site Japan, and the...