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Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be

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From Frisbees to X-Rays, Post-It Notes to penicillin, here are the fascinating stories behind the accidental inventions of 40 things, including Coca-Cola, potato chips, Silly Putty, the Slinky, and many other familiar items. An IRA/CBC Children's Choice. 40 full-color cartoons.

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Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions & How They Came to Be
1994, Delacorte Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385320436

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Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be
1994, Turtleback Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780785735007

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Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be
1994, Perfection Learning

ISBN-13: 9780756903237

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