How submarines work

by Swanson, Jennifer.

Format: Print Book 2012
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Non-Fiction j 623.8257 Swa
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 623.8257 Swa
 
 
Summary
This book explains the principles of flotation upon which submarine technology is based. The title explains how submarines operate and their various parts. The book also discusses the history of submarines and how they are used today.
Contents
Deep dark places
Bathtub of discovery
Water as a support
Dive! Dive! Dive!
Underwater maneuvers
Following the bubbles
Turtle to the rescue
Holland's dream
From steam to diesel to nuclear
Words to know.

Additional Information
Subjects Submarines (Ships) -- Juvenile literature.
Submarines (Ships)
Publisher Mankato, Minn. :Child's World,2012
Contributors Mullaly, Glen, 1968-
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781609732226 (library reinforced : alk. paper)
1609732227 (library reinforced : alk. paper)
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