The car

by Oxlade, Chris.

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Hampton Community Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 629.222 OXL
Location  Hampton Community Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 629.222 OXL
 
 
Summary
People have always wanted to find easier and faster ways to travel from one place to another. The car is one machine that made this possible. The story of the invention of the car is related in this title that is filled with information about the key players, the setbacks along the way to a working vehicle, and the moments of discovery.
Contents
The wheel
The first steam cars
A new engine
Better engines
Horseless carriages
The modern car
Car manufacturing
Into the furture.

Additional Information
Series Tales of invention.
Subjects Automobiles -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Chicago, Ill. :Heinemann Library,2011
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustrations chiefly color ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781432938277 (hc)
1432938274 (hc)
9781432938345 (pb)
1432938347 (pb)
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