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Barometers (A Science Museum booklet)

Science Museum

Barometers (A Science Museum booklet)

by Science Museum

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Stationery Office Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular science,
  • Technology: General Issues,
  • Barometers,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9276000M
    ISBN 100112902553
    ISBN 109780112902553
    OCLC/WorldCa5776952

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