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The world's fastest boats

Author: Nick Cook
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Books, ©2001.
Series: Built for speed (Mankato, Minn.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the history and development of some of the world's fastest boats, describing the specific features and specifications of such vessels as ice boats, catamarans, hydrofoils, and jetboats.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Cook
ISBN: 0736805699 9780736805698
OCLC Number: 43569414
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Built for speed (Mankato, Minn.)
Responsibility: by Nick Cook ; consultant: Ken Muscatel.

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Discusses the history and development of some of the world's fastest boats, describing the specific features and specifications of such vessels as ice boats, catamarans, hydrofoils, and jetboats.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-05-04) Good Permalink

         Wow!  A fantastic book for low level readers of all ages.  The book describes the fatest boats in the world, the history, development, and competitions they are involved in.  Information is provided about ice-boats, catamarans, hydrofoils, ...
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