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Makers of electricity

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Published by Fordham University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electricians

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Brother Potamian and James J. Walsh
    ContributionsWalsh, James Joseph, 1865-1942. joint author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC514 .O8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, [2], 404 p.
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24170666M
    LC Control Number09022923

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