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Glass: From Cinderella's Slippers to Fiber Optics

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The Material World series recounts the history, myths, and modern uses of materials that have played signifcant roles in civilization and explains the science behind their production.
Library Binding, 80 pages
Published February 6th 2003 by Twenty-First Century Books (CT)
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Ruth Kassinger is the award-winning author of eight science and history books for young adults. In addition, her science and health writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, National Geographic Explorer, Health magazine, Science Weekly, and other publications.

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