How do parachutes work?

by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Format: Print Book 2013
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
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Monroeville Public Library Juvenile Non-fiction J E 629.134386 BOOTHROYD
Location  Monroeville Public Library
Collection  Juvenile Non-fiction
Call Number  J E 629.134386 BOOTHROYD
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Non-Fiction j 629.134 BOO
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Collection  Children's Non-Fiction
Call Number  j 629.134 BOO
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 629.134 B64
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Parachutes can be used for emergency landings. But they can also be used for flying fun! Who packs a parachute? And how does its light fabric keep you afloat? Discover the answers inside this book!

What is a parachute?
Ready, set, jump!
Working against gravity
Back to Earth.

Additional Information
Series Lightning bolt books. How flight works
Subjects Parachutes -- Juvenile literature.
Parachuting -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Minneapolis :Lerner Publications Company,2013
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9780761389682 :
0761389687 :
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