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Author Gall, Chris, author.

Title Jumbo : the making of the Boeing 747 / Chris Gall.


Location Call No. Status
 Lower Level Children's Nonfiction  J 629.1333 G162j    AVAILABLE
1 copy being processed for Lower Level Children's New Nonfiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 31 cm
text rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "Jumbo details the story of the world's first wide body passenger jet, which could hold more people than any other plane at the time and played a pivotal role in allowing middle class families to afford overseas travel. Author and illustrator Chris Gall,himself a licensed pilot, shows how an innovative design, hard work by countless people, and ground-breaking engineering put the jumbo jet in the air."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Boeing 747 (Jet transports) -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Airplanes -- Design and construction.
ISBN 9781250155801 : SAL 19.99
1250155800 : SAL 19.99

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