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Military Robots (High Interest Books)

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Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English


  • Robotics,
  • Juvenile Military Science,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Technology - Machinery,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Military applications

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7781276M
ISBN 100531120929
ISBN 109780531120927

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