Unconventional Vehicles

By Hearst, Michael, Jenssen, Hans

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Think you know vehicles? Think again!Unconventional Vehicles is a nonfiction collection of 45 of the strangest, most unconventional vehicles that have ever existed.Vehicles include an underwater battery-powered scooter, a carriage pulled by ostriches, a hot air balloon shaped like the Cathedral of Saint Gall, and five different jet packs.*; Filled with history, science, technology, engineering, and interesting bits of trivia, all in one kid-appealing package*; Part of the Uncommon Compendiums series*; Vehicles range from submersibles to dirigibles.Unconventional Vehicles explores very strange modes of transportation for vehicle fans, rocket inventors, budding space-and-aeronautics experts, and anyone who's ever thought, "e;Why can't I ride a motorized suitcase through the airport?"e; Brimming with fascinating facts and diagrams presented with wit and humor, this book is sure to enthrall vehicle enthusiasts of every age.*; Ideal for children ages 8 to 12 years old, especially those interested in vehicles and engineering*; Author Michael Hearst brings his signature verve and humor to this fascinating read.*; Young readers will devour all the substantive and silly content in this book, proving definitively that nonfiction is anything but dry.*; A great pick for teachers, parents, grandparents, and caregivers*; You'll love this book if you love books like Cars, Trains, Ships, and Planes: A Visual Encyclopedia of Every Vehicle by DK; Stephen Biesty's Incredible Cross-Sections by Stephen Biesty; and Cool Cars by Quentin Willson.

Product details

EAN

9781452173061

Format

ebook

Author

Hearst, Michael,Jenssen, Hans

Category

Publisher

Chronicle Books LLC

Pages

104

Language

eng

Imprint

Chronicle Books LLC

Published Date

2021-05-18

EAN 9781452173061
Format Ebook
Author Hearst, Michael,Jenssen, Hans
Category
Publisher Chronicle Books LLC
Pages 104
Language eng
Imprint Chronicle Books LLC
Published Date 2021-05-18

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