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The history of communication

by Woods, Michael

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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication -- History -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Michael and Mary B. Woods.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesMajor inventions through history
    ContributionsWoods, Mary B. 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP91.2 .W593 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3399906M
    ISBN 100822538075
    ISBN 109780822538073
    LC Control Number2005013993

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