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Aircraft / author: Tom Jackson.

Jackson, Tom, 1972- author. (Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur J 629.13 JAC (Text) 34207002027689 JN Available -
APLS-Geneva J 629.133 JAC (Text) 34207002002153 GJN Available -
Cicero Branch J 629.133.c Jackson, T (Text) 78294000255744 J Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 629.133 JACKSON (Text) 33946003066870 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -
Union County Public Library - Liberty JNF 629.133 Jac (Text) 34194001102723 Junior Non-Fiction lower level Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1781212368
  • ISBN: 9781781212363
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, USA : Brown Bear Books, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Taking to the air -- Dogfighters -- Lighter than air -- Long distance -- War in the air -- The X Planes -- Airliners -- Fast jets -- Top Secret -- Drones -- Speed and stealth -- The future of flight.
Summary, etc.: These volumes mark the progression of science from yesterday's invention to today's state of the art technology. The people and the science that were the foundation of the cars we drive, the computers and cell phones that we use are presented in page spreads with chronological technology benchmarks. In this book there are clear text, timelines and abundant images. The changes that technology has brought to our daily lives are examined along with "A Different View" sidebars that discuss how these technologies were perceived in the past.
Subject: Airplanes > Juvenile literature.

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