Airplanes

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An exciting series about transportation and communication geared toward elementary school students. This curriculum-related series takes a look at different types of transportation and communication in North America. Each book tells about the history, how it works, some people who were important in its development, and potential uses in the future. Each book includes a timeline, a glossary, a further reading list with Internet addresses, and an index.Have you ever been on an airplane or in an airport? Did you know there are many types of airplanes? From the Wright Brother's Flyer in 1903 to today's 747s, Airplanes tells how airplanes went from being made from wood, wire, and cloth to the sleek machines they are today.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 197 x 234 x 9mm | 318g
  • United States
  • English
  • 0766020266
  • 9780766020269

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"The books are simple enough for young readers and will make good springboards to other, more in-depth books on the subjects."
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