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Triumphs of human flight / by Tim Harris.

Harris, Tim, 1957- (author.).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J 629.1 HAR (Text) 38209000915614 New Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541500969 (lb : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : colored illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Hungry Tomato, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Parachutes -- Wingsuits -- Self-powered flying machines -- Gliders -- Hang gliders -- Solar-powered airplanes -- Balloons -- Fun balloons -- The future -- Record-breakers -- Timeline.
Summary, etc.:
"Soaring thousands of feet above sea level in nothing but a fabric suit? It sounds crazy, but it's the reality of modern human flight. Action-packed photos and engaging text propel readers through this high-interest (and high-flying) angle on STEM."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Grades 4 to 6.
Subject: Flying-machines > Technological innovations > Juvenile literature.
Skydiving > Juvenile literature.
Gliders (Aeronautics) > Juvenile literature.
Personal propulsion units > Juvenile literature.
Ballooning > Juvenile literature.

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