DK Eyewitness Books: Car: Discover the Story of Cars from the Earliest Horseless Carriages to the Modern S

DK Eyewitness Books: Car: Discover the Story of Cars from the Earliest Horseless Carriages to the Modern S


DK Children FBA-|281063 - See a horseless carriage and boneshaker, the elegant classics of the 1930s, and the family cars of the 1950s. Cars have come a long way in the century or so since they were invented. Discover the story of cars­­­­­—from horseless carriages to modern sport cars. The most trusted nonfiction series on the market,  Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures.

Every aspect of the car's story is illustrated by a detailed look at a particular car, such as the Model T Ford, a vintage Rolls Royce, and a 1930s Holden. This superb collection of specially commissioned photographs shows how cars have changed and developed, from the dangers of the early pioneering models to the complicated speedsters of today.

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Cool Cars


DK - Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. A comprehensive and compact guide to the world's best cars, Cool Cars features more than a hundred classic cars, from the Bentley R-Type Continental and the Buick Roadmaster to the Datsun 240Z and the Lamborghini Countach. Makes a great gift! . Stunning multi-angle photography reveals the true craftsmanship and beauty of these classic cars, while the text pays tribute to each vehicle and explains why it's destined to be a classic.

Cool Cars Book. Height: in. Cool cars is a must-have gift for motor enthusiasts everywhere.

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Pocket Genius: Cars: Facts at Your Fingertips


DK Children - Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. Makes a great gift! Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Height: in. Trace the history of the automobile from early vintage cars to modern concept cars, limousines to coupes, and minivans to sports cars in this compact-size reference guide perfect for children ages 8–12.

Redesigned in paperback, dk's best-selling Pocket Genius series is now available in an engaging compact and economical format that is ideal for both browsing and quick reference for use in school and at home. Each pocket-size encyclopedia is filled with facts on subjects ranging from animals to history, cars to dogs, and Earth to space and combines a child-friendly layout with engaging photography and bite-size chunks of text that will encourage and inform even the most reluctant readers.

Pocket Genius: Cars: Facts at Your Fingertips - Catalog entries packed with facts provide at-a-glance information, while locator icons offer immediately recognizable references to aid navigation and understanding, and fact files round off the book with fun facts such as record breakers and timelines. Cool Cars Book. From the factory to the road, browse through more than 170 cool cars — from hatchbacks to hybrids — in Pocket Genius: Cars.

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Car Science: An Under-the-Hood, Behind-the-Dash Look at How Cars Work


DK Children - This car book for kids is the perfect resource for curious minds. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. From top gear's richard hammond,  Car Science is an intuitive and exciting children's science book on all things cars. In four sections, all relating to cars and how they run; and a look into the future of cars, Car Science includes a timeline of automotive invention; a "how it works" guide to modern cars, with exploded diagrams, and computer graphics; key physics concepts, cutaways, including eco-friendly concept cars.

Makes a great gift! . Cool Cars Book. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Used book in Good Condition. Height: in.

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DK Eyewitness Books: Train: Discover the Story of Railroads from the Age of Steam to the High-Speed Trains o from the Age of Steam to the High-Speed Trains of Today


DK Children 756650321 - Used book in Good Condition. Eyewitness train is DK's classic look at railroads and the trains that move along them. The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley.

Cool Cars Book. Height: in. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. Makes a great gift! .

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DK Eyewitness Books: Flight: Discover the Remarkable Machines That Made Possible Man's Quest to Conquer the S


DK Children - Superb color photographs offer a unique "eyewitness" exploration of the history of flight, and provide a close-up view of the many different types of aircraft in use today, how to keep an airplane flying straight and level, and more. The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures.

. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. Previously published as eyewitness: Flying Machine, Eyewitness: Flight is a spectacular and informative guide to the fascinating world of aircraft. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Cool Cars Book. Used book in Good Condition.

DK Eyewitness Books: Flight: Discover the Remarkable Machines That Made Possible Man's Quest to Conquer the S - Height: in. Makes a great gift! .

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Million Dollar Classics: The World's Most Expensive Cars


Chartwell Books - The allure of beautiful and rare cars is timeless. Captured on camera by specialist automobile photographer Simon Clay, the stunning images in this book are accompanied by an informative text that gives the reader the specs, history and other fascinating details of these dream vehicles. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley.

All of the cars featured in this elegant book attained auction prices upward of $1, 000, 000, making them the most desired cars in the world; as well as the most expensive. Used book in Good Condition. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Million dollar classics: the world's most Expensive Cars is a lavish photographic collection of some of the most sought after models that have been made available for auction in recent years.

Million Dollar Classics: The World's Most Expensive Cars - . Height: in. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. Since the dawn of the automotive age, the coolest, people have aspired to own and drive the fastest, and the most expensive cars on the road. This book is perfect for any automobile lover, Jaguar, Alfa Romeo, Ferrari, Maserati, or collector and includes vehicles created by Mercedes-Benz, Bugatti, and Aston Martin.

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DK Eyewitness Books: Robot: Discover the Amazing World of Machines from Robots that Play Chess to Systems that Think


DK Children - Find out how humans have created these mechanical minds and bodies. Cool Cars Book. Makes a great gift! Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. Take a detailed look at the fascinating world of robots - from the earliest single-task machines to the advanced intelligence of robots with feelings.

Used book in Good Condition. Young readers will be amazed to learn all that robots can do: perform delicate surgical operations, work as museum tour guides, clean city sewers, or even battle each other in combat. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Height: in. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley.

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Cars, Trains, Ships, and Planes: A Visual Encyclopedia of Every Vehicle


DK Children - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. Displaying more than 1, bmx and dirt bikes, race cars, sail boats, hybrids, hot air balloons, mountain trains, fighter jets, International Space Station manned spacecraft and more, 000 vehicles including classic cars, steam locomotives, military tanks, plus a glossary and index, luxury cruise ships, this visual catalog is perfect for young transportation buffs.

In addition to the eye-catching images for readers to spot and explore, exciting text covers facts and figures on record breakers and news makers and includes the story of the history of transportation — from the first wheel to the latest hybrids — giving this book a special appeal to reluctant readers.

Cars, Trains, Ships, and Planes: A Visual Encyclopedia of Every Vehicle - Cars, trains, ships & planes is the fastest route to take young readers on a journey to learn about all things that go. Makes a great gift! Height: in. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Get kids revved up and ready to read. Cars, or fly across the land, soar, trains, sea, Ships & Planes is a visual encyclopedia of every vehicle to zoom, sail, float, and sky.

Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Cool Cars Book.

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DK Eyewitness Books: Human Body: Explore How the Human Body Works from the Smallest Cells to the Systems That Keep Us Alive


DK Children - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Used book in Good Condition. In this updated edition, kids can discover how muscles and joints help us move, find out how x-rays work, see the network of nerves inside the human head and more in a format that makes complex scientific concepts easy to understand.

Makes a great gift! Height: in. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Cool Cars Book. Focusing on contemporary and historical developments in the study of human anatomy, graphics, Eyewitness: Human Body features clear, charts, age appropriate text, photographs, and 3-D models highlighting the inner workings of our bodies — from the framework of our skeleton to the millions of tiny cells that make our bodies work.

DK Eyewitness Books: Human Body: Explore How the Human Body Works from the Smallest Cells to the Systems That Keep Us Alive - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing.

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Car: The Definitive Visual History of the Automobile


DK - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Height: in. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Width: in. Manufactured by: DK Publishing. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Used book in Good Condition. The most lavishly illustrated treatment of the subject on the market, Car is truly an international view of the automobile through time, featuring the most noteworthy cars of each decade in beautifully photographed catalogs, with histories of the men and machines that created brands which are now household names.

Tracing the history of the automobile, the cultural backdrop against which the various models arose, Car covers the technological developments and manufacture of cars, from the first prototypes to the super cars of today, and the enduring impact the car has had on society as an object of curiosity, symbol of luxury, and item of necessity.

Car: The Definitive Visual History of the Automobile - Makes a great gift! Cool Cars Book.

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