Book: Hardcover | 10.66 x 14.09in | 32 pages | ISBN 9780789465214 | 03 Jan 2001 | Dorling Kindersley | 5 - 8 years
Imaginations will soar!
From the fastest--and noisiest--passenger plane in the world, to downright strange aircraft, here is a spectacular look at a subject of endless fascination to children. Marvel at one of the first planes to blast into space! Learn about a plane that can land on water. And take a close look at the fastest of all jet planes, the Blackbird. Striking photographs are supported by lively and informative text that gives children a fuller understanding of these amazing machines.
Stunning photographs, diagrams, and succinct text...; Excellent browsing for aviation fans and reluctant readers.—Booklist
This type of book can be revisited time and time again.—Library Talk, Starred Review