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  • Published: New York : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2010.
  • Year Published: 2010
  • Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9781433934681 (library binding)
  • 143393468X (library binding)
  • 9781433934698 (pbk.)
  • 1433934698 (pbk.)

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How does a high-speed train work?

by Eason, Sarah.

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Call number: J 625.2 Ea

Available Copies: Malletts Youth, Traverwood Youth

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How does a high-speed train work? -- History of trains -- High-speed engines -- Cutting through the air -- Smooth ride -- Coming to a stop -- Making tracks -- Signaling -- In the driver's seat -- All aboard -- Bridges and tunnels -- Maglev trains -- Trains of the future.

This book examines the key improvements that have enabled railways to compete with airlines--a feat that until recently seemed impossible. It also looks at some of the exciting new features that are currently in development to make trains faster than ever.

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