Cover image for Automobiles
Title:
Automobiles
Author:
Bendick, Jeanne.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Revised edition.
Publication Information:
New York : F. Watts, 1984.
Physical Description:
66 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Summary:
Discusses different kinds of cars and trucks, how they are designed and built, how they operate, and their varied uses.
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: The first book of automobiles. 4th ed. 1978.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780531048214
Format :
Book

On Order

Summary

Summary

Discusses different kinds of cars and trucks, how they are designed and built, how they operate, and their varied uses.


Author Notes

Jeanne Bendick was born February 25, 1919, in New York City. Her grandfather taught her how to draw as she grew up. Bendick has written and illustrated over 100 books as well as scripts for TV and movies. Bendick has a talent for science drawings. Her illustrations show readers how science relates to daily life. Her books include: The First Book of Space Travel, Along Came Galileo, Herodotus and the Road to History, Archimedes and the Door of Science, and Why Things Work: A Book about Energy. Bendick is quoted as saying, "If I were a fairy godmother, my gift to every child would be curiosity."

(Bowker Author Biography)