Jet Plane: How It Works (Paperback)

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Go on an airplane ride.

It weighs as much as 100 elephants, but it can fly for hours. How does a jet do that? From the engine that provides the power and wings that lift the plane off the ground to the cockpit controls and passenger cabin, see how these modern marvels work and what makes them stay in the air.

About the Author

David Macaulay is the author and illustrator of more than twenty-five books including Cathedral, Pyramid, and Castle. His ground-breaking The Way Things Work has become a modern classic. He won the Caldecott Medal for Black and White. He lives in Vermont.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781596437678
ISBN-10: 1596437677
Publisher: David Macaulay Studio
Publication Date: September 18th, 2012
Pages: 27
Language: English
Series: My Readers - Level 4 (Quality)