Sale

Dammit Science Wheres My Hoverboard?

Product Code: 9781742706559

Availability:In stock

$19.99 $5.00 5.00

Qty

Ask about this product

 Dammit Science, Where's My Hoverboard? is a humorous collection of quotes from famous faces over the last few centuries. Ranging from scorn for the lightbulb - ‘Everyone acquainted with the subject will recognize it as a conspicuous failure' - to ideas on how life would be lived in the year 2000 - ‘By the year 2000, housewives will probably have a robot maid shaped like a box with one large eye on top, several arms and hands, and long narrow pads on the side for moving about' - and offering predictions of failure for everything from the automobile - ‘The Japanese don't make anything the people in the US would want' - to the iPod - ‘By next Christmas the iPod will be dead, finished, gone, kaput.' - the book uses the gift of hindsight to show why one should never say ‘never'.

 

Book Information

Format: Paperback

Published: 2013

Category: Nonfiction, Humour

Publisher: Hardie Grant

Pages: 128

Dimensions: 180 x 113 x 11mm

 

Note: Remaindered books or remainders are printed books that are over stocks and are sold at reduced prices. Remainder books are sometimes marked by the publisher.