How It Works: Car: Over 30 Flaps to Open and Explore!

Hardcover | August 22, 2013

byNicholas Harris

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From Karl Benz's first gasoline-powered car in 1885 to today's family sedan, cars of the future, and exotic Formula 1 racers, kids learn how the internal combustion engine works, and how transmissions and drive trains propel cars of all types. The profusely illustrated How It Works Books present brief histories of engineering development. Detail drawings show mechanical parts and cut-away illustrations show how the parts are assembled and work together. This book's lift-the-flap illustrations reveal successive layers of detail in automobile construction.

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From Karl Benz's first gasoline-powered car in 1885 to today's family sedan, cars of the future, and exotic Formula 1 racers, kids learn how the internal combustion engine works, and how transmissions and drive trains propel cars of all types. The profusely illustrated How It Works Books present brief histories of engineering develo...

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(back cover) Want to know how a car's engine works? Or what makes the car's wheels turn around? Or how the brakes, the suspension, and the steering work? If you're looking for answers to these questions, this book is definitely for you! Most pages feature several flaps that you can lift to explore the insides of different cars. In ...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:16 pages, 11.75 × 8.38 × 0.98 inPublished:August 22, 2013Publisher:Barron's Educational SeriesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0764163299

ISBN - 13:9780764163296

Appropriate for ages: 7

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