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Mistakes that worked  Cover Image Book Book

Mistakes that worked / by Charlotte Foltz Jones ; illustrated by John O'Brien.


Presents the stories behind forty things that were invented or named by accident, including aspirin, X-rays, frisbees, silly putty, and velcro.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0385262469
  • Physical Description: p. cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1991.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject: Inventions > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library. (Show)


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library J 609 JON (Text) 000127495 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Available -

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