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The new way things work

Author: David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
Publisher: Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin ; London : Dorling Kindersley, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Text & numerous detailed illustrations introduce & explain the scientific principles & workings of hundreds of machines. Includes new material about digital technology.

Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines. Includes new material about digital technology.

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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Macaulay; Neil Ardley
ISBN: 9780395938478 9780751356434 0395938473 0751356433
OCLC Number: 973582260
Notes: Rev. and updated ed. of: The way things work, 1988.
Includes index.
Description: 400 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Mechanics of movement --
Harnessing the elements --
Working with waves --
Electricity & automation --
The digital domain --
The invention of machines.
Other Titles: Way things work.
Responsibility: David Macaulay, with Neil Ardley.

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Text & numerous detailed illustrations introduce & explain the scientific principles & workings of hundreds of machines. Includes new material about digital technology.

Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines. Includes new material about digital technology.

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