|aTransportation inventions : |bmoving our world forward / |cRobert Walker
|aNew York, New York : |bCrabtree Publishing Company, |c2013
|a48 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c24 cm.
|aInventions that shaped the modern world
|aWhat is transportation -- On the road -- Steam and rail -- The automobile -- Water: above and below -- Up in the air -- Transportation: today and tomorrow
|a"This exciting title explores the groundbreaking modes of transportation that have helped define the modern age. From Henry Ford's Model T car to the bullet trains of Japan, students will travel along and learn about the monumental successes--and failures--that have driven our world ahead"--Provided by publisher