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Breaking the sound barrier

Author: Alan Pierce
Publisher: Edina, Minn. : ABDO Daughters, ©2005.
Series: American moments.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the development of supersonic aerodynamics and the breaking of the sound barrier.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pierce, Alan, 1966-
Breaking the sound barrier.
Edina, Minn. : ABDO Daughters, ©2005
(DLC) 2004047696
(OCoLC)54913213
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Pierce
ISBN: 9781617143502 1617143502
OCLC Number: 767671489
Description: 1 online resource (48 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Contents: Shattering the sound barrier --
Speed of sound --
Faster and faster --
Speeding toward war --
Drawing board --
X-1 --
Chuck Yeager --
Mach 1.06 --
Supersonic world --
Timeline --
Fast facts --
Web sites --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: American moments.
Responsibility: by Alan Pierce.

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Traces the development of supersonic aerodynamics and the breaking of the sound barrier.

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