Story of Flying - Lesley Sims (Hardcover)

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The history of man-made flight for children growing in reading confidence. From Da Vinci to the Wright Brothers, find out how people dreamed of taking to the sky in complex "flying machines", before inventions such as hot-air balloons, airships, helicopters and of course aeroplanes made it all possible.

Product Details

Barcode
9780746080689
Department
Books
Released
30 Mar 2007
Supply Source
South Africa

Book

Authors
Lesley Sims
Stephen Cartwright (Illustrator)
Binding
Hardback
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd
Edition
New ed
Series
Young Reading (Series 2)
Language
English
Number of Pages
64
Dimensions
203 x 140 x 11mm (214g)

Summary

The history of man-made flight for children growing in reading confidence. From Da Vinci to the Wright Brothers, find out how people dreamed of taking to the sky in complex "flying machines", before inventions such as hot-air balloons, airships, helicopters and of course aeroplanes made it all possible. Usborne Young Reading has been developed with reading experts from Roehampton University.

Juvenile Fiction

General Subject
Children's Fiction
BISAC Subject 1
Juvenile Fiction / General
BIC Classification 2
Traditional stories (Children's / Teenage)
Dewey Classification
629.1309
Readership
Children / Juvenile