Cover of: This is the way it works | Gardner, Robert

This is the way it works

a collection of machines

1st ed.

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Explains the mechanisms of such machines as the iron lung, the incandescent light bulb, a zipper, and a roller coaster.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
680
Library of Congress
TJ147 .G37

The Physical Object

Pagination
127 p. :
Number of pages
127

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4404954M
Internet Archive
thisiswayitworks00gard
ISBN 10
0385146973, 0385146981
LC Control Number
79007493
Library Thing
4721643
Goodreads
4923856
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April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user Initial record created, from Scriblio MARC record.