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The story behind toilets

Elizabeth Raum

The story behind toilets

by Elizabeth Raum

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toilets -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementElizabeth Raum.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesTrue stories
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT476 .R38 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22513795M
    ISBN 109781432923501
    LC Control Number2008037392

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