by Chris Oxlade

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What is a rickshaw? How does a moped work? How fast can a superbike go? Motorbikes looks at motorbikes that are used for travel, work, and fun. Patrol bikes help the police keep the streets safe. Scooters carry people to work in many countries. Other motorbikes, like motocross bikes, are built to go over rough, bumpy ground.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781575723051
Publisher: Heinemann Library
Publication date: 02/28/2001
Series: Transportation around the World Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.95(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.36(d)
Age Range: 6 - 8 Years

Table of Contents

What Is a Motorbike?     4
How Motorbikes Work     6
Old Motorbikes     8
Classic Motorbikes     10
Where Motorbikes Are Used     12
Mopeds     14
Scooters     16
Superbikes     18
Motocross Bikes     20
Touring Motorbikes     22
Patrol Bikes     24
Sidecars     26
Motorbike Taxis     28
Timeline     30
Glossary     31
Find Out More     32
Index     32

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