Mighty Machines (Ripley's Believe it or Not!) by


Mighty Machines (Ripley's Believe it or Not!) by

Mighty Machines introduces you to a whole range of amazing machinery, robots and vehicles, complete with fantastic facts and incredible stories. Meet Robosaurus, the 12 metre-high robot that can lift, crush, burn and bite, or the extraordinary Harley Davidson motorbike that looks just like a cheeseburger. Informative, off-beat and fun, this lavishly illustrated book will appeal to even the most reluctant of readers.

About the Author

Robert LeRoy Ripley was an American cartoonist, who created and developed the world-famous Ripley's Believe It or Not! cartoon strip in the years after the First World War. He travelled the globe in search of unusual objects and stories, and built up an extraordinary collection of everything from shrunken heads to dinosaur eggs and iron maidens. These are now exhibited in Ripley museums around the world, including one in London's Piccadilly Circus. The Ripley's Believe It or Not! annual has become an international best-seller.

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48 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Publication date

19th June 2014



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