Tom Swift and His Wireless Message

Tom Swift and His Wireless Message

by Victor Appleton
     
 

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"[...] "Why--er--because--" was Tom's rather hesitating reply. "How else would I go?"
"Your monoplane would be a good deal quicker, and you wouldn't have to change cars," said the engineer. "That is if you don't want to take out the big airship. Why don't you go in the monoplane?"
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"[...] "Why--er--because--" was Tom's rather hesitating reply. "How else would I go?"
"Your monoplane would be a good deal quicker, and you wouldn't have to change cars," said the engineer. "That is if you don't want to take out the big airship. Why don't you go in the monoplane?"
"By Jove! I believe I will!" exclaimed Tom. "I never thought of that, though it's a wonder I didn't. I'll not take the Red Cloud, as she's too hard to handle alone. But the Butterfly will be just the thing," and Tom looked over to where a new monoplane rested on the three bicycle wheels which formed part of its landing frame. "I haven't had it out since I mended the left wing tip," he went on, "and it will also be a good chance to test my new rudder. I believe I will go to Philadelphia by the Butterfly."
"Well, as long as that's settled, suppose you give us your views on this new form of storage battery," suggested Mr. Swift, with a fond glance at his son, for Tom's opinion was considered valuable in matters electrical, as those of you, who have read the previous books in this series, well know.
The little group in the machine shop was soon deep in the discussion of ohms,[...]".

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ISBN-13:
9781576463697
Publisher:
Quiet Vision Publishing
Publication date:
07/15/2000
Series:
Tom Swift Original Series
Pages:
232
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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