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Gunpowder, Chris Oxlade

Label
Gunpowder
Title
Gunpowder
Statement of responsibility
Chris Oxlade
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history of gunpowder and explosives, from the earliest alchemical experiments with saltpeter in ancient China, through the invention of black powder, to the eventual developments of other types of explosives in the nineteenth century
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oxlade, Chris
Dewey number
662/.26
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP272
LC item number
.O95 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Tales of invention
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gunpowder
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Gunpowder, Chris Oxlade
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
What is gunpowder? -- Black powder -- The gunpowder revolution -- Replacing black powder -- Nitroglycerine -- Nobel's explosives -- Gunpowder today
Control code
ocn693809871
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781432954581
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011000869
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1452572
  • (OCoLC)693809871
Label
Gunpowder, Chris Oxlade
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
What is gunpowder? -- Black powder -- The gunpowder revolution -- Replacing black powder -- Nitroglycerine -- Nobel's explosives -- Gunpowder today
Control code
ocn693809871
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781432954581
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011000869
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1452572
  • (OCoLC)693809871

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