Flight by DK
  

Flight

Written by DK
Illustrated by
Part of the Eyewitness Series

Synopsis

Flight by DK

DK Eyewitness Flight is a spectacular and informative guide to the fascinating world of aircraft. Superb colour photographs offer a unique eyewitness exploration of the history of flight, as well as provide a close-up view of the many different kinds of aircraft in use today, from helicopters to hot-air balloons. Show your child a Victorian steam-powered aeroplane, what the first pilots wore, how wings provide lift, and what's inside a black box . Discover how a plane lands and takes off, how a glider works, which plane could be carried on a car, how a helicopter flies, and much more. DK Eyewitness Flight also includes a giant fold-out wall chart full of facts, perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about Flight. Find out more and download amazing clipart images at www.clipart.dk.co.uk

About the Author

The work of British-American artist David Macaulay is renowned for its humour, detail and ability to explain complex ideas with simple genius. He specializes in graphic non-fiction books on subjects such as science, architecture and engineering.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
72 pages

Author

DK
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Publisher

DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

1st July 2011

ISBN

9781405345446


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