Exciting entertainment inventions

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Can you believe that the first tennis balls didn't bounce? Or that the world's first basketball hoop was a peach crate? Get ready to learn the amazing stories behind inventions you use every day. From the Minnesota teen who invented water skis to the Missouri mechanic who came up with the idea of driving over cars with his monster pickup truck, you'll find out how we got some of our favorite entertainment inventions.

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full_title exciting entertainment inventions
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series Awesome inventions you use every day
series_with_volume Awesome inventions you use every day
subject_facet Amusements -- Technological innovations, Amusements -- Technological innovations -- Juvenile literature, Inventions, Inventions -- Juvenile literature, Sporting goods -- Technological innovations, Sporting goods -- Technological innovations -- Juvenile literature, Sporting goods. -- Technological innovations, Sports -- Technological innovations, Sports -- Technological innovations -- Juvenile literature
title_display Exciting entertainment inventions
title_full Exciting entertainment inventions / Ryan Jacobson, Exciting entertainment inventions [electronic resource] / Ryan Jacobson
title_short Exciting entertainment inventions
topic_facet Amusements, Inventions, Sporting goods, Sports, Technological innovations