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Matter and materials by John Owen Edward Clark

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Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in Milwaukee .
Written in English


  • Matter -- Properties -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.

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StatementJohn Clark.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesReal world science
LC ClassificationsQC173.36 .C56 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3429336M
ISBN 100836863070
LC Control Number2005054148

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