How do hang gliders work?

by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Format: Print Book 2013
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Monroeville Public Library Juvenile Non-fiction J E 629.14 BOOTHROYD
Location  Monroeville Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-fiction
 
Call Number  J E 629.14 BOOTHROYD
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 629.1 B64
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 629.1 B64
 
 
Summary

Would you want to swoop through the air like a bird? Riding a hang glider is a fun way to fly. But a hang glider has no motor. How does the pilot take off? How does the hang glider stay in the air? Learn the answers in this book!

Contents
What is a hang glider?
Getting off the ground
Keep soaring
A smooth landing.

Additional Information
Series Lightning bolt books. How flight works.
Subjects Hang gliding -- Juvenile literature.
Hang gliders -- Juvenile literature.
Gliders (Aeronautics) -- Piloting -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Minneapolis :2013
Audience Age 5-8.
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9780761389705 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
0761389709 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
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