WorldCat Identities

Cole, David John 1948-

Works: 3 works in 18 publications in 1 language and 966 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: T20, 609.04
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by David John Cole
Encyclopedia of modern everyday inventions by David John Cole( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 20th century saw radical changes to the pulse and quality of its everyday life, thanks to a wave of astonishing inventions that improved virtually every aspect of daily existence. This invaluable reference presents more than 40 alphabetical categories of everyday inventions for the home and domestic life, grouped by purpose or function. Annotation. Presents short historical articles about the origins, scientific background, design, development, uses, and prospective future developments of over 40 alphabetically arranged categories of inventions that were born in the 20th century. Categories range from adhesive tapes (including band-aids, masking tape, Scotch cellophane tape, and duck tape) to bread machines, compact discs, credit cards, frozen foods, telephones, vacuum cleaners, and washing machines and dryers. Indexed and cross-referenced, with b&w illustrations and diagrams. Suitable for high school students and general readers
Philosophy, mind, and cognitive inquiry : resources for understanding mental processes by David John Cole( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skepticism and meaning by David John Cole( )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.25 for Encycloped ... to 0.92 for Skepticism ...)
Alternative Names
Cole, David J. 1948-
English (18)