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How things work

Author: Neil Ardley
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster : Julian Messner, 1984, ©1983.
Series: Wanderer books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Presents hundreds of questions and answers about how various things, both mechanical and living, function.
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Genre/Form: Trivia and miscellanea
Miscellanea
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Ardley
ISBN: 0671498983 9780671498986 0671499920 9780671499921 0317114948 9780317114942
OCLC Number: 10759213
Notes: Previously titled in the United Kingdom as "How does it work?"
Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Science and technology. --
Transportation. --
Out in space. --
Planet Earth. --
Plants and animals. --
Ourselves.
Series Title: Wanderer books.
Other Titles: Simon & Schuster color illustrated question and answer book how things work
Julian Messner color illustrated question and answer book how things work
Responsibility: [authors, Neil Ardley, Mark Lambert [and others] ; artists, Dave Etchell & John Ridyard [and others].

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Presents hundreds of questions and answers about how various things, both mechanical and living, function.

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