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Wonders of the modern world.

Author: Reader's Digest Association.
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, ©2000.
Series: Eventful 20th century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wonders of the modern world looks at major architectural and engineering feats of the 20th century.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reader's Digest Association.
ISBN: 0762102713 9780762102716
OCLC Number: 42719592
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 30 cm + 1 broadside.
Contents: What makes a wonder? --
Extraordinary dwellings --
Commercial ventures --
Pleasure and leisure --
Making connections --
Power structures --
Monuments and memorials --
Frontiers of science --
Timechart.
Series Title: Eventful 20th century.

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Wonders of the modern world looks at major architectural and engineering feats of the 20th century.

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