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Author: Christopher Cooper; Jane Insley
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Facts on File, ©1986.
Series: World of science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains clearly, in words and pictures, the scientific principles behind many aspects of 20th-century technology such as airplanes, gliders, electricity, engines, Geiger counters and submarines.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Cooper; Jane Insley
ISBN: 0816010668 9780816010660
OCLC Number: 13176176
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm.
Contents: Mankind in movement --
Power at command --
Extending our senses --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: World of science.
Responsibility: Chris Cooper & Jane Insley.

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Explains clearly, in words and pictures, the scientific principles behind many aspects of 20th-century technology such as airplanes, gliders, electricity, engines, Geiger counters and submarines.

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