The Most Amazing Weapons of War

The Most Amazing Weapons of War

by Martin Dougherty

Hardcover(Library Binding)



Ever wonder how lie detectors work or why penguins don't get frostbite? From the terrifying beginnings of tornadoes to the reliable navigation system of pirates, this set gets to the bottom of how these fascinating things work.

Enter the battle zone to learn about deadly weapons and fearsome battle vehicles. Look out for jumping tanks, cannons bombarding castles, lightning-fast missiles, and lots more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781429645591
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Extreme Explorations!
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: IG770L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Aim ? fire, fire, fire! 4

Capturing a castle 6

Slinging stones 8

Shooting arrows 10

Big guns 12

Knights of the skies 14

Tank tactics 16

Firepower 18

The biggest guns of all 20

Sneaky submarines 22

Floating airfields 24

Flying attacks 26

Smart weapons 28

Glossary 30

Further information 31

Index 32

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