Boats by Margaret Parrish
  

Synopsis

Boats by Margaret Parrish

Boats showcases some of the most amazing boats, ships, and watercraft to set sail, from Chinese junks and luxury yachts to fireboats and deep-sea submersibles. The most impressive features and feats of each watercraft are highlighted, while action photos show just how well these boats take to the water. There are 'Stats & Facts' boxes loaded with technical details, a glossary that explains seafaring terminology and technology and a 'Did you know?' section that includes little-known facts about each boat and ship featured. Find out about...The Deep Flight submersible, an underwater boat with wings. The World, a luxury cruise ship you can actually live on. The California Quake drag boat that races across the waves at 230 mph! The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, a boat with a crew the size of a small town.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Margaret Parrish
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Publisher

ticktock Media Ltd an imprint of Octopus Publishing Group

Publication date

15th November 2012

ISBN

9781848986336


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