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Published by Smithsonian Institution, Distributed by W.W. Norton in [Washington, D.C.], New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Inventions -- History,
  • Technology -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

ContributionsSmithsonian Institution.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsT15 .S64 1978b
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3222280M
LC Control Number83132498

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