June 11, 2016

Inventors and Inventions Bibliography

Gatty, Bob. “Mishaps that Mothered Invention.” Nation’s Business Feb. 1987: n. pag. Print.

Hevesi, Dennis. “Betty James, Who Named the Slinky Toy, Is Dead at 90.” The New York Times 24 Nov. 2008, Business sec. Print.

“Inventors and Inventions: E – EnchantedLearning.com.” ENCHANTED LEARNING HOME PAGE. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 June 2013. <http://www.enchantedlearning.com/inventors/indexe.shtml>.

Ikenson, Ben. Patents ingenious inventions: how they work and how they came to be. New York: Black Dog & Leventhal, 2004. Print.

Jones, Stacy V. Inventions necessity is not the mother of: patents ridiculous and sublime. [New York]: Quadrangle, 1973. Print.

Murray, Don. “Percy Spencer and His Itch to Know.” Reader’s Digest Aug. 1958: 114. Print.

“The Slinky, Silly Putty and the Popsicle – History’s Accidental Inventions.” Inventions, Innovations and Interesting Ideas for the Inventor in All of Us. | InventorSpot. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 June 2013. <http://inventorspot.com/articles/three_famous_things_invented_accident_12896>.

United States Patent and Trademark Office. Page 1 of 1. Web. 25 June. 2013. <http://patft.uspto.gov/>.

Wulffson, Don L. The Kid Who Invented the Popsicle And Other Surprising Stories about Inventions. New York: Puffin, 1999. Print.