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Glass : from the first mirror to fiber optics, the story of the substance that changed the world

Author: William S Ellis
Publisher: New York : Avon Books, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A history of glass celebrating the versatility and functionality of glass, and explaining how a substance known to all but understood by few has been shpaed and molded to serve mankind.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William S Ellis
ISBN: 0380974649 9780380974641 0380791390 9780380791392
OCLC Number: 39182384
Description: x, 306 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: William S. Ellis.
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A history of glass celebrating the versatility and functionality of glass, and explaining how a substance known to all but understood by few has been shpaed and molded to serve mankind.

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