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Mistakes that worked

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Mistakes that worked

Jones, Charlotte Foltz.

New York : Doubleday, c1991.

78 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.

Presents the stories behind forty things that were invented or named by accident, including aspirin, X-rays, Frisbees, Silly Putty, and Velcro.

Reading Level: 6.6

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0385320434

Dewey Class No:

609 22

Author:

Jones, Charlotte Foltz.

Title:

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

Publisher:

New York : Doubleday, c1991.

Physical:

78 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 76-78) and index.

Summary:

Presents the stories behind forty things that were invented or named by accident, including aspirin, X-rays, Frisbees, Silly Putty, and Velcro.

Subject:

Inventions.

AE:PersName:

O'Brien, John, 1953- ill.

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035 System Ctrl No   $a System control number  (ICrlF)fol00493976
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    $d Modifying agency  ICrlF
    $d Modifying agency  KyLxBWI
    $d Modifying agency  ICrlF
082 Dewey Class No 04  $a Classification number  609
    $2 Edition number  22
100 ME:PersonalName 1   $a Personal name  Jones, Charlotte Foltz.
245 Title 10  $a Title  Mistakes that worked /
    $c Statement of responsibility  Charlotte Foltz Jones ; illustrated by John O'Brien.
260 PublicationInfo   $a Place of publication, dist.  New York :
    $b Name of publisher, dist, etc  Doubleday,
    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  c1991.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  78 p. :
    $b Other physical details  col. ill. ;
    $c Dimensions  21 cm.
504 BibliogrphyNote   $a Bibliography, etc. note  Includes bibliographical references (p. 76-78) and index.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  Presents the stories behind forty things that were invented or named by accident, including aspirin, X-rays, Frisbees, Silly Putty, and Velcro.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Inventions.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  O'Brien, John,
    $d Dates of flourishing  1953-
    $e Relator  ill.
852 Holdings   $h Classification part  J 609 JON
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    $9 Cost  $13.96
    $a Location  PS
906   $a   001
940 1   $a   6.6
    $b   K-3
    $d   01/15/04
    $s   Wilson's Children, June 2001
    $s   School Library Journal
    $s   Booklist starred
    $v   FLR
961 wl  $t   17

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