Spacecraft

Spacecraft - Awesome Engineering

Illustrated

Hardback (28 Sep 2017)

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Publisher's Synopsis

A guide to landmark achievements in engineering!

Follow the developments of spacecrafts, as they have got more advanced, have travelled further and helped us explore the universe through engineering skill, design and ambition.

Get to grips with the mind-boggling advances that have been made in engineering, and find out about awe-inspiring developments in technology. The books in the Awesome Engineering series are filled with impactful artwork, diagrams and explanations that make the awesome feats of engineering easy to understand.

Presents a chronology of landmark engineering achievements from around the world with fascinating facts about each construction

Bright and bold artwork, alongside clear explanations and diagrams, guide you through a chronology of landmark engineering achievements from around the world.

Perfect for reader 9 and up.

Content:
Out of This World!
Sputnik 1
Vostock 1
Apollo 11
Lunar Roving Vehicle
Voyager 1 and 2
Space Shuttle
Hubble Telescope
Rosetta Mission
International Space Station
Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe
Spirit and Opportunity Mars Rover
Fascinating Facts
Further Information
Glossary
Index

Book information

ISBN: 9781445155333
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Imprint: Franklin Watts
Pub date:
Edition: Illustrated
DEWEY: 629.47
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 31
Weight: 354g
Height: 219mm
Width: 476mm
Spine width: 9mm