How Does GPS Work? by Leon Gray
  

Synopsis

How Does GPS Work? by Leon Gray

From its earliest uses in the US military to its role today in vehicle navigation, surveying and transport tracking, GPS has changed the way we travel, work and have fun. It has also become a crucial tool for emergency services, law enforcement officers and the monitoring of convicted criminals. Find out more about how GPS works and how this high-tech science affects your world. High-Tech Science is a series of four books that look at the revolutionary, cutting-edge science that we rely on to run our lives and keep our modern world working. It it closely linked with the Science and Design and Technology curriculums.

About the Author

Leon Gray is a highly experienced children's book author who has written titles on many subjects, from science and geography to world issues. Before becoming an author, he worked in book publishing in London. Leon now lives in Scotland and is married with three children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Leon Gray
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Publisher

Wayland an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

9th June 2016

ISBN

9780750290661


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