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Author Haslam, Andrew.

Title Flight / Andrew Haslam ; written by Jack Challoner ; photography by Jon Barnes.

Imprint Chicago, IL : World Book in association with Two-Can Pub., c1998.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 629.13 W927    ---  Available
Description 48 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Series Make it work! Science
Note Previously published: Flight / written by Jack Challoner. New York : Thomson Learning, 1995.
"World Book Encyclopedia presents flight"--Cover.
"The hands-on approach to science"--Cover.
Includes index.
Contents Being an engineer -- Birds in flight -- Spinning flight -- Bows and arrows -- Cannons -- Kites -- Resisting Air -- Hot Air and balloons -- Airships -- Gliders -- Airfoils and lift -- Triplanes -- Delta wings -- Swing-wings -- Propellers -- Powered flight -- Flight control -- Helicopters -- Jet engines -- Rockets -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary Introduces basic facts about the properties of flight with instructions for related experiments and projects.
Subject Flight -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.
Aerodynamics -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.
Aeronautics -- Juvenile literature.
Flight -- Experiments.
Aerodynamics -- Experiments.
Experiments.
Added Author Challoner, Jack.
Barnes, Jon
Challoner, Jack. Flight.
ISBN 0716647141 (hardcover)
9780716647140 (hardcover)
071664715X (softcover)
9780716647157 (softcover)

 
    
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