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Published by Atheneum .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Juvenile literature,
  • Technology - How Things Work/Are Made,
  • History,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Time,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Science & Technology - Inventions & Discoveries,
  • Science & Technology - How Things Work,
  • Technology - Inventions & Discoveries,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Technology / How Things Work,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Science,
  • Concepts - Time,
  • Clocks and watches

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsToby Welles (Illustrator, Photographer)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7729248M
ISBN 100689828144
ISBN 109780689828140
OCLC/WorldCa44026024

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