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The encyclopedia of science in action

Author: John Durant
Publisher: Surry Hills, N.S.W. : RD Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combustion engines - Trains - Aircraft - Aerodynamics - Helicopters - Hovercraft - Hydrofoils - Navigation aids - Telephones - Fibre optics - Radio - Sound recording - Compact disks - Television - Video - Computers - Heating - Cooling - Mining - Oil - Power - Nuclear - Wind - Sun - Renewable energy - Bridges - Tunnels - Robots - Waste treatment - Telescopes - Research - Medicine - Space - Space flight - Genetic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Durant
ISBN: 0864389183 9780864389183 033363831X 9780333638316
OCLC Number: 221946601
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 288 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Responsibility: foreword by John Durant.

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A highly illustrated encyclopedia of science and technology, suitable for family use and covering basic scientific principles, with the bulk of the book explaining how things work.  Read more...

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