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Patent vacuum cleaner wall wooden York. Foreword Anonymous history Springs of mechanizaton Means of mechanization locks, assembly line Mechanization encounters the organic agriculture, bread making, meat production Mechanization encounters human surroundings furniture Mechanization encounters the household kitchen, laundering, refrigeration Mechanization of the bath Conclusion List of Illustrations Index Invention and the Miraculous.

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