The Resource Inventing the automobile, Erinn Banting

Inventing the automobile, Erinn Banting

Label
Inventing the automobile
Title
Inventing the automobile
Statement of responsibility
Erinn Banting
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • 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, and how the industry grew rapidly through mass production. Threats to the environment and possible fuel alternatives such as biodiesel and ethanol are also explored. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
  • 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, and how the industry grew rapidly through mass production. Threats to the environment and possible fuel alternatives such as biodiesel and ethanol are also explored
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
629.23109
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL147
LC item number
.B243 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Breakthrough inventions
Target audience
pre adolescent
Inventing the automobile, Erinn Banting
Label
Inventing the automobile, Erinn Banting
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip064/2005034061.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wheeled vehicles -- Horseless carriages -- Combustion engines -- First auto makers -- Mass production -- Manufacturing grows -- Selling the car -- Parts of a car -- Look inside -- Cars and daily life -- Beyond cars -- making cars safer -- Keeping the air clean -- Cars of the future -- Glossary and index
  • Wheeled vehicles -- Horseless carriages -- Combustion engines -- First auto makers -- Mass production -- Manufacturing grows -- Selling the car -- Parts of a car -- A look inside -- Cars and daily life -- Beyond cars -- Making cars safer -- Keeping the air clean -- Cars of the future
Control code
528509
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Dimensions
29 cm.
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Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778728344
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005034061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NP528509
  • 10582045
  • (DLC) 2005034061
  • (OCoLC)62381326
  • (Nz)10582045

Library Locations

    • Linton Community Library - Palmerston NorthBorrow it
      Corner Bells and Puttick Road Linton Camp, Linton, 4820, NZ
      -40.4057293 175.5843632
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