How do we use electricity?
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Published by Smart Apple Media in Mankato, MN .
Written in English


  • Electric engineering -- Juvenile literature,
  • Electricity -- Juvenile literature

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Edition Notes

Statementby Jacqui Bailey.
GenreJuvenile literature.
LC ClassificationsTK148 .B33 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3428032M
ISBN 109781583409282
LC Control Number2005052331

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