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Mistakes that worked / by Charlotte Foltz Jones ; illustrated by John O'Brien.

Jones, Charlotte Foltz. (Author). O'Brien, John, 1953- (illustrator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library REF 609 JON (Text) 39206018741510 Reference Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0785735003
  • Physical Description: 78 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed. ; Book club ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1991.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 76-78) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Presents the stories behind forty things that were invented or named by accident, including aspirin, X-rays, frisbees, silly putty, and velcro.
Target Audience Note:
1040L Lexile
Subject: Inventions.

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