Ingenious Inventors

Aug 21, 2017 on BBC One at 4:30 PM


Mankind's most ingenious inventors are given the Horrible Histories treatment, as we take in everything from the invention of the wheel to the crisp. Featuring the Gutenberg press, the man who invented both the dictionary (very successfully) and mann... (more)ed flight (less successfully). Also the Greeks and the Chinese battle as to which of them are history's best inventors.

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