A history of cars
|Format:||Print Book 2006|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
From Past to Present is an exciting introduction to topics that fascinate young readers. The presentation is lively and colorful, packed with full-color photographs and engaging sidebars. Supporting both the science and social studies curriculum, the text provides a clear, chronological history of each topic, explaining how both technology and our ways of measuring time have changed over the years and how these innovations have changed the way we live.
ContentsThe horseless carriage
The dawn of auto travel
Status and comfort
At the garage
The 1940s and 1950s
Design successes and failures
Cars of today and cars of tomorrow.
|Series||From past to present.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Automobiles -- History.
|Publisher|| Milwaukee, WI :Gareth Stevens Pub.,2006
|Edition||North American ed.|
Previously published: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, U.K. : Ticktock Entertainment, 2003.
36 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.