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Why things don't work. Train

Author: David West
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Raintree, ©2007.
Series: Why things don't work; Why things don't work.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Peter and Penny learn about how trains work when they help their grandmother restore an old steam train, in a story that is told in graphic novel format.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David West
ISBN: 1410925579 9781410925572 1410925641 9781410925640 1406205486 9781406205480
OCLC Number: 70174932
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Grandma's trains --
Tank engine --
How a steam engine works --
Making steam --
The pistons --
Turning the wheels --
Fixing and finishing --
Building up steam --
Driving a steam train --
High-speed electric train --
Pantograph, transformer, and computer --
Train museum --
Parts of a steam train --
Glossary.
Series Title: Why things don't work; Why things don't work.
Other Titles: Train
Responsibility: by David West.
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Peter and Penny have been invited to their grandma's train museum but when they arrive they find some of the trains do not work! Their grandma invites them to help repair the trains, and along the  Read more...

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