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Flight : riveting reads for curious kids

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Second American edition.

"Jet into the world of flight and discover its history, from the first hot-air balloons and gliders to today's supersonic spy planes, helicopters, and space vehicles. Telling the stories of the pioneers of aviation, such as Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart, Flight is also packed with fun facts. For example, did you know that early airplanes landed on wheels that were borrowed from cars and motorcycles?"--Publisher's website.

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Ontario Public Library J629.13 GRA (Text)
Children's New Materials
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1465498478
  • ISBN: 9781465498472
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: Second American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes webliography (page 93) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
To fly like a bird -- Up, up, and away -- The golden age -- Ships of the air -- Traveling in style -- Wings for victory -- Faster than sound -- Happy landings! -- Whirlybirds -- Into space -- Extreme aircraft -- Reference section.
Summary, etc.:
"Jet into the world of flight and discover its history, from the first hot-air balloons and gliders to today's supersonic spy planes, helicopters, and space vehicles. Telling the stories of the pioneers of aviation, such as Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart, Flight is also packed with fun facts. For example, did you know that early airplanes landed on wheels that were borrowed from cars and motorcycles?"--Publisher's website.
Subject: Flight > History > Juvenile literature.
Aeronautics > History > Juvenile literature.


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