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Inside GPS

Author: Yvette LaPierre
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2019] ©2019
Series: Inside technology (Core Library (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces GPS technology, describing how the worldwide navigation system was invented, how satellites and ground stations work together, and how the technology is used by the military and civilians.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yvette LaPierre
ISBN: 9781532117923 1532117922 9781641856171 1641856173
OCLC Number: 1088411314
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Worldwide navigation --
Satellites in the sky --
Stations on Earth --
Receivers in hand --
The future of GPS --
Fast facts --
Stop and think.
Series Title: Inside technology (Core Library (Firm))
Responsibility: by Yvette LaPierre.

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