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Cars : engines that move you

Author: Dan Zettwoch
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2019.
Series: Science comics (First Second (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A young reader's introduction to where cars came from and how they work. Presented in comic book format.
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
Educational comics
Graphic novels
History
Juvenile works
Nonfiction comics
Juvenile literature
Cartoons and comics
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Zettwoch
ISBN: 9781626728226 1626728224 9781626728219 1626728216
OCLC Number: 1045189644
Notes: "From oddball inventors tinkering in their grages to global corporations, learn where cars came from and how they work. When you pop the hood, what are you looking at? How does gasoline--or an electric battery, or even steam--make a car move? Rev your motor and see how cars have impacted billions of people and the world around us. Vroom, vroom!"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 121 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Intake : prehistory of cars --
Compression : putting it all together --
Power : explosive growth --
Exhaust : cars and our environment --
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Series Title: Science comics (First Second (Firm))
Responsibility: Dan Zettwoch.

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