Exploring Science: Cars An Amazing Fact File and Hands-on Project Book by Peter Harrison, Peter Cahill
  

Exploring Science: Cars An Amazing Fact File and Hands-on Project Book

Written by Peter Harrison, Peter Cahill
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Synopsis

Exploring Science: Cars An Amazing Fact File and Hands-on Project Book by Peter Harrison, Peter Cahill

Just over 130 years ago, there were no cars in the world. Today, there are more than a billion of them! This book investigates how the invention of the automobile has dramatically changed our lives. It goes right back to the earliest examples and traces the story through to the great range of models available today. Find out what makes an engine turn, how the engine moves the wheels, and how wheels grip the road. Learn about cars powered by electricity, jet engines, or solar energy. This book will take young readers on a thrilling journey of discovery.

About the Author

Peter Harrison has edited and authored children's books on a variety of subjects, from the Wild West to inventions. Peter Cahill was born into an enthusiastic motor-industry family. He trained as a production engineer and then became involved in car design, research and development.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages

Author

Peter Harrison, Peter Cahill
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Publisher

Armadillo Books an imprint of Anness Publishing

Publication date

1st September 2015

ISBN

9781861476425


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