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Published by Macmillan Reference in New York .
Written in English


  • Science -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile,
  • Engineering -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile,
  • Technology -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile,
  • Science -- Encyclopedias,
  • Technology -- Encyclopedias

Book details:

About the Edition

An encyclopedia of science and technology, covering such areas as the Earth, astronomy, plants and animals, medicine, the environment, manufacturing, communication, and transportation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesEncyclopedia of science
LC ClassificationsQ121 .M27 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL997862M
ISBN 100028645561
LC Control Number96036597

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