The Resource Machines of speed and flight, Nicolas Brasch

Machines of speed and flight, Nicolas Brasch

Label
Machines of speed and flight
Title
Machines of speed and flight
Statement of responsibility
Nicolas Brasch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Title
Machines of speed and flight
Creator
Summary
Describes the recent advances in technology in the field of motor vehicles and flight, including the invention of solar cars, radar technology, and the future of space flight
Subject
Member of
Genre
Writing style
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386115
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
629.04/6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TL147
LC item number
.B73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Series statement
The technology behind
Target audience
juvenile
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Nicolas Brasch
Label
Machines of speed and flight, Nicolas Brasch
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published by Macmillan Education Australia Pty Ltd., 2010
  • Includes index
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  • BUTLR-BUT
  • BUTLR-BUT
  • ATTCA-ATT
  • ATTCA-ATT
  • MOORE-MOO
  • MOORE-MOO
  • GTOWN-CHI
  • GTOWN-CHI
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • GWOOD-GRE
  • GWOOD-GRE
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is technology? -- The technology behind machines of speed and flight -- Why was the steam engine such an important invention? -- What is a MAGLEV train? -- What is a four-stroke engine? -- What are the advantages of solar cars? -- How does a crash test dummy work? -- How do hot-air balloons work? -- Why don't the wings of an aeroplane flap? -- How do planes fly on autopilot? -- Can spy planes fly without being detected? -- Why do helicopters fly straight up into the air? -- Who was involved in the Space Race? -- How do rockets get into space? -- How do space shuttles work?
Control code
18328372
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781599205687
Isbn Type
(library bound)
Lccn
2009054434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
18328372

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