The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Transportation Technology

The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Transportation Technology

by M. M. Eboch

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Students will be fascinated by stories of transportation technology and innovation around the world: This book offers the family tree of inventions that have shaped history and society with twelve spreads that profile the most influential technology; introducing major players, turning points, and impacts on society today.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781632350176
Publisher: Amicus
Publication date: 01/01/2015
Series: Technology Breakthroughs
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.25(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.04(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Roads 4

Wheel 6

Sailboat 8

Train 10

Steamboat 12

Hot Air Balloon 14

Cable Car 16

Model T Automobile 18

Airplane 20

Jet Airplane 22

Electric Car 24

Space Flight 26

Fact Sheet 28

Glossary 30

For More Information 31

Index 32

About the Author 32

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