Military and Government Technology

Military and Government Technology

by Ian Graham

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781410939104
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 09/01/2010
Series: From Fail to Win! Learning from Bad Ideas
Pages: 56
Sales rank: 1,025,443
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 1010L (what's this?)
Age Range: 11 - 15 Years

About the Author

Ian Graham is an experienced author of illustrated nonfiction books on a wide range of topics, including aviation and spaceflight. In 25 years, he has written more than 200 books and numerous magazine articles.

Table of Contents

Lessons Learned 4

The Turtle 6

Acoustic Mirrors 10

Balloon Bombs 12

Ice Ships 15

Flying Wings 19

Superguns 21

The Komet 25

The Strategic Defense Initiative 29

Bat Bombs 33

Spy Satellites 37

The Great Panjandrum 39

The Vasa 42

The Thresher 46

Timeline 50

Glossary 52

Find Out More 54

Index 56

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