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Thousands of years ago, the invention of the wheel revolutionized transportation. Today we travel on high-speed trains and jets, and look to even more fantastic methods to get around in the future. Transportation takes readers on a ride through history, exploring ways of travel on land, sea, and air.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781567118353
Publisher: Cengage Gale
Publication date: 06/28/2004
Series: Yesterday and Today Ser.
Edition description: Library Edition
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.44(w) x 11.22(h) x 0.32(d)
Age Range: 10 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

On the Move4
On the Water6
Exploring the World8
Carriages and Wagons10
Sails and Steam12
The Age of Steam14
The First Automobiles16
Automobiles and Motorcycles Take over the Roads18
Trucks and Highways20
Taking to the Air22
Changing Trains24
Flying Fast26
Space Travel28
Transportation Today30
For More Information32

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