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Author: Andrew Haslam; Jack Challoner; Jon Barnes
Publisher: Chicago, IL : World Book in association with Two-Can Pub., ©1998.
Series: Make it work!, Science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Introduces basic facts about the properties of flight with instructions for related experiments and projects.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Haslam; Jack Challoner; Jon Barnes
ISBN: 0716647141 9780716647140 071664715X 9780716647157
OCLC Number: 38580151
Notes: Previously published: Flight / written by Jack Challoner. New York : Thomson Learning, 1995.
"World Book Encyclopedia presents flight"--Cover.
"The hands-on approach to science"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Being an engineer --
Birds in flight --
Spinning flight --
Bows and arrows --
Cannons --
Kites --
Resisting Air --
Hot Air and balloons --
Airships --
Gliders --
Airfoils and lift --
Triplanes --
Delta wings --
Swing-wings --
Propellers --
Powered flight --
Flight control --
Helicopters --
Jet engines --
Rockets --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: Make it work!, Science.
Responsibility: Andrew Haslam ; written by Jack Challoner ; photography by Jon Barnes.

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Introduces basic facts about the properties of flight with instructions for related experiments and projects.

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