Kingfisher Knowledge: Speed Machines by Miranda Smith
  

Synopsis

Kingfisher Knowledge: Speed Machines by Miranda Smith

KFK Speed Machines is a thrilling guide to the fastest, largest, longest and strangest vehicles on the planet from a jet-powered supercar that can break the sound barrier to a monstrous 45,000-tonne digger as long as six Olympic swimming pools.

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NSTA RecommendsThis book will fascinate readers, whether they know the group well or are diving into the topic for the first time. . . . In three chapters, the author delivers a great deal of information on structure, diversity, and the relationships between sharks and humans. . . . This book will help readers to understand these powerful hunters of the sea and that most of these animals are harmless. . . . [T]his topic will fascinate children no matter where they live. An extensive glossary and index are provided, so students can return to the topic again and again on their own.

About the Author

Miranda Smith is a long-standing editor of information books for both children and adults. She has written books and articles for children on a wide variety of subjects. Miranda lives in London.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Miranda Smith
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Publisher

Kingfisher Books Ltd an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

7th January 2011

ISBN

9780753419861


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