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Mothers of invention from the brato the bomb : forgotten women & their unforgettable ideas by Ethlie Ann Vare

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women inventors.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementEthlie Ann Vare & Greg Ptacek ; with a foreword by Julie Newmar.
ContributionsPtacek, Greg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsT36
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21618560M
ISBN 100688064647

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