Here the scientist, the genius, speaks directly and with a very colloquial language. Each book is a kind of personal diary.
The illustrations are integral part of the text, functioning as brilliant notes to what is being explained. They act as a visual aid for the reader.
At the end of each chapter there is an historical picture and few notes about scientific and historical settings and a small glossary to explain the main concept.
The Lumiere Brothers and the Cinematograph
The fascinating life of Auguste and Louis Lumière, the brilliant inventors of motion pictures. Accompanied by drawings and with a story narrated by Luca Novelli, we learn about the birth of motion pictures and the events during the period of their invention and their protagonists, from Louis Daguerre, the inventor of the first widespread system for reproducing images, to Edison, the man who invented the future, to silent films, the first special effects, the first dubbing….
Luca Novelli is a writer and illustrator of science stories for children and adults. His books have been translated in more than 20 countries all over the World. He has won several awards for his work of scientific divulgation.
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