"Those Inventive Americans" 1971 National Geographic Society Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Very Good condition - light wear to dust jacket, with wear to edges and a small gauge in the back dust cover. Illustrative endpapers inside both covers. 232 pages, size about 10" x 7". See photos for more detail.
"The stories of America's inventors abound in genius, insight, and ambition - along with frustration and heartbreak. But they also tell much more: With 242 illustrations, they sketch the development of a Nation." - from the book jacket.