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World of invention

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Published by Gale in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inventions -- History.,
  • Inventions -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Inventors -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 895-900) and indexes.

    StatementKimberley A. McGrath, editor ; Bridget Travers, contributing editor.
    GenreEncyclopedias., Biography.
    ContributionsMcGrath, Kimberley A., Travers, Bridget.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT15 .W82 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 1043 p. :
    Number of Pages1043
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL85338M
    ISBN 100787627593
    LC Control Number99192310


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