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50 Firsts

50 Firsts is a coffee table-style encyclopedia of inventions, innovations and individuals that changed the world. By studying the fifty most impactful contributions by state, region and country, 50 Firsts brings to life real, often-unknown and fascinating stories of creators consumed by their passion. The stories of diverse creators and their world-changing inventions will educate, entertain and inspire the next generation of innovators. Illinois is the first edition and will be published in 2022.

50 Firsts Illinois is the first book in a series of coffee table-style encyclopedias of inventions, innovations and individuals that changed the world.