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Transport From Walking to High Speed Rail by Elizabeth Raum
  

Transport From Walking to High Speed Rail

Part of the Timeline History Series

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Synopsis

Transport From Walking to High Speed Rail by Elizabeth Raum

This book follows the development of transportation through the centuries, from ancient times to today.

About the Author

Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. She also has written picture books and adult nonfiction titles. She has a degrees in English literature and library science. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. She loves to read and enjoys helping other readers discover great books. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. She has also written picture books and books for adults. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure (2011) and Can You Survive Storm Chasing? (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard. Over the years she has lived in Vermont, New Jersey, Virginia, New York, and North Dakota. She has two grown sons and two granddaughters, who like reading her books. Elizabeth enjoys biking, hiking, reading, and-of course-writing!

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Book Info

Publication date

4th October 2011

Author

Elizabeth Raum

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Publisher

Heinemann Library an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd
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Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 8 To 12

Categories

Educational: History
History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9780431025612

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