Each volume of William Gurstelle's unique, hands-on journey through history examines remarkable inventors whose insights and inventions helped create our modern world. In a unique twist on the usual history book, these also include step-by-step instructions for making your own versions of the great inventions of the past. History comes to life in a way you have never experienced before. This volume brings you to the early modern era and the invention of the electric light, the movie projector, the automobile engine, and many other exciting projects you can try yourself. Also check out ReMaking History, Volume 1: Early Makersand ReMaking History Volume 2:Industrial Revolutionaries.