The Resource Flying cars : the true story, by Andrew Glass

Flying cars : the true story, by Andrew Glass

Label
Flying cars : the true story
Title
Flying cars
Title remainder
the true story
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew Glass
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Flying cars are real! This book for young readers combines history, biography, technology, and humor in a breezy survey of hybrid vehicles and the dream of flight that kept inventors at work despite many failures and the dictates of common sense"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glass, Andrew
Dewey number
629.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • 1340L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TL684.8
LC item number
.G53 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flying automobiles
  • Flying automobiles
  • Inventors
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Flying cars : the true story, by Andrew Glass
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-106) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First, the dream -- Gustave Whitehead's condor -- Trajan Vuia's aéroplane-automobile -- Glenn Curtiss's autoplane -- Felix Longobardi's combination vehicle -- Henry Ford's flying flivver -- Waldo Waterman's arrowbile -- Harold Pitcairn's autogyro -- Joseph Gwinn's aircar -- R. Buckminster Fuller's dymaxion omnidirectional human transport -- William Bushnell Stout's skycar -- Theodore P. Hall's convaircar -- Robert Fulton's airphibian -- Daniel Zuck's plane-mobile -- Moulton b. Taylor's aerocar -- Into the future
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780618984824
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014027740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn884440128
Label
Flying cars : the true story, by Andrew Glass
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-106) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First, the dream -- Gustave Whitehead's condor -- Trajan Vuia's aéroplane-automobile -- Glenn Curtiss's autoplane -- Felix Longobardi's combination vehicle -- Henry Ford's flying flivver -- Waldo Waterman's arrowbile -- Harold Pitcairn's autogyro -- Joseph Gwinn's aircar -- R. Buckminster Fuller's dymaxion omnidirectional human transport -- William Bushnell Stout's skycar -- Theodore P. Hall's convaircar -- Robert Fulton's airphibian -- Daniel Zuck's plane-mobile -- Moulton b. Taylor's aerocar -- Into the future
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780618984824
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014027740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn884440128

Library Locations

    • Cary Community LibraryBorrow it
      310 South Academy Street, Cary, NC, 27511, US
      35.784208 -78.78162309999999
    • Fuquay-Varina Community LibraryBorrow it
      133 South Fuquay Avenue, Fuquay-Varina, NC, 27526, US
      35.5829283 -78.7978114
    • Green Road Community LibraryBorrow it
      4101 Green Road, Raleigh, NC, 27604, US
      35.8392837 -78.5918724
    • Holly Springs Community LibraryBorrow it
      300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC, 27540, US
      35.6501234 -78.8363979
    • Leesville Community LibraryBorrow it
      5105 Country Trail, Raleigh, NC, 27613, US
      35.8854118 -78.71521709999999
    • Northeast Regional LibraryBorrow it
      4401 Green Elm Lane, Raleigh, NC, 27614, US
      35.9535279 -78.544333
    • Southeast Regional LibraryBorrow it
      908 7th Avenue, Garner, NC, 27529, US
      35.7060093 -78.62109339999999
    • Wake Forest Community LibraryBorrow it
      400 East Holding Avenue, Wake Forest, NC, 27587, US
      35.9699239 -78.5102266
    • West Regional LibraryBorrow it
      4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary, NC, 27519, US
      35.8146787 -78.8646832
    • Zebulon Community LibraryBorrow it
      1000 Dogwood Drive, Zebulon , NC, 27597, US
      35.836455 -78.3197491
Processing Feedback ...