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Seven wonders of engineering

Miller, Ron

Seven wonders of engineering

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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil engineering -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Ron Miller.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesSeven wonders
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA149 .M55 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23235570M
    ISBN 109780761342373
    LC Control Number2009020322
    OCLC/WorldCa349257435


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