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3 edition of The light bulb found in the catalog.

The light bulb

Chris Oxlade

The light bulb

by Chris Oxlade

  • 146 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementChris Oxlade
SeriesTales of invention
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTK4351 .O95 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24494901M
ISBN 109781432948801, 9781432948894
LC Control Number2010036498

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