Moving Civilization: The Growth of Transportation
Moving Civilization includes boats, trains, cars, trucks, motorcycles, lighter-than-air craft, airplanes, helicopters, and rockets. Innovators include Henry Ford, Walter Chrysler, Charles Duryea, and Karl Benz (the automobile), Garret Morgan (traffic signal), Orville and Wilbur Wright, Glenn Curtiss, and William Boeing (the airplane), John Ericsson and Isambard Brunel (ships), Ole Evinrude (the outboard boat motor) and more. Part of the History of Technology series.
238 pages; 8-1/2" x 11"; paperbound
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