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The romance of modern invention

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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    Printed in Great Britain.

    Statementcontaining interesting descriptions in non-technical language of wireless telegraphy, liquid air, modern artillery, submarines, dirigible torpedoes, solar motors, airships, etc., etc. By Archibald Williams. With 25 illustrations
    The Physical Object
    Pagination345 p.
    Number of Pages345
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    Open LibraryOL24874385M

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