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The wonderful world of energy

Author: Lancelot Thomas Hogben
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday [1968]
Series: [The Wonderful world books]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces man's discovery, refinement, and use of natural sources of energy and power, from the prehistoric discovery of fire to the present day harnessing of nuclear energy.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
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Hogben, Lancelot Thomas, 1895-1975.
Wonderful world of energy.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday [1968]
(OCoLC)601775618
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lancelot Thomas Hogben
OCLC Number: 438506
Description: 96 pages illustrations (some color), facsimiles, maps, portraits 28 cm
Contents: Making the most of muscles --
Getting to grips with gravity --
Harnessing heat --
The strength of the storm --
Alliance with atoms.
Series Title: [The Wonderful world books]
Responsibility: [by] Lancelot Hogben.

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Traces man's discovery, refinement, and use of natural sources of energy and power, from the prehistoric discovery of fire to the present day harnessing of nuclear energy.

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