Nonfiction Books 21st-Century Ships (19)

21st-Century Ships (19)

21st-Century Ships (19)
Item No. EN0525
ISBN-13 978-0-7660-9700-1
Format Library Binding
Subject Nonfiction Science Technology 21st Century Engineering Ships
# of Pages 48
Size 7 1/4" x 9 1/4"
Author Wolny, Philip
Reading Interest 3,4,5,6
Series Feats of 21st-Century Engineering
Publisher Enslow Publishing
Date Published 2019
Dewey Decimal 623.82--dc23
Guided Reading Level O
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Cruise liners, destroyers, aircraft carriers, and oil tankers are some of the massive watercraft breaking records and keeping the world economy moving and safe. This fascinating resource provides snapshots of innovative and impressive ships of the future, using these awe-inspiring vessels as an introduction to basic engineering principles. A dynamic overview of present and future seagoing giants also tackles the green and energy-efficient innovations that will make the coming century particularly important. Students will marvel at these cutting-edge craft while absorbing valuable STEM lessons.