The Science of Sound (Living Science) by Rennay Craats

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Science & Nature - Physics,
  • Science & Technology,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Sound,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11496033M
ISBN 100836826825
ISBN 109780836826821

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