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Air and Space Travel

Air and Space Travel

by Chris Woodford
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816054363

ISBN-13: 9780816054367

Pub. Date: 07/28/2004

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

Air and Space Travel explores how people have taken to the skies throughout the ages, from the first kites and gliders to space shuttles and beyond.

Overview

Air and Space Travel explores how people have taken to the skies throughout the ages, from the first kites and gliders to space shuttles and beyond.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816054367
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/2004
Series:
History of Invention Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

I Wish I Could Fly6
Lighter Than Air8
Heavier Than Air16
Reaching For The Sky22
The Age of Speed30
Sky Cruisers40
Spinning Around50
War in the Air56
Blast Off!62
Space Race66
Uncrewed Vessels74
Space Flight Today80
Missions of the Future86
Time Line90
Glossary92
Further Resources92
Index93

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