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The gadget war

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Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inventors -- Fiction.,
  • Competition (Psychology) -- Fiction.,
  • Schools -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    School becomes a battleground when an instant rivalry develops between two third graders determined to prove who is the best inventor.

    Edition Notes

    For ages 7-10.

    Statementby Betsy Duffey ; illustrated by Janet Wilson.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsWilson, Janet, 1952- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.D876 Gad 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1566343M
    ISBN 100670841528
    LC Control Number91050293
    OCLC/WorldCa24683039


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