Inventing the Automobile

Inventing the Automobile

by Erinn Banting
Inventing the Automobile

Inventing the Automobile

by Erinn Banting

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Overview

An invention of dramatic impact, the automobile led to the creation of new industries, changed the way roads and cities were built, and required a system of laws to protect drivers and pedestrians. This colorful book describes the eventful history of the automobile and the inventors who helped develop it. Readers will learn about
• the basic parts of a car
• how the engine works
• how the industry grew rapidly through mass production
• threats to the environment
• possible fuel alternatives such as biodiesel and ethanol
Teacher’s guide available.


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778728344
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date: 04/28/2006
Series: Breakthrough Inventions
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 513,439
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 8 - 14 Years
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