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by Mark Dubowski (Goodreads Author)
Traveling all over the world, Superfast Trains will carry people to their destination at the ultimate speed. Adventure-seeking readers will take a ride through the history of one of the world's fastest and most powerful means of transportation-the train. From basic steam engines to the construction of levitating trains that use magnetic power, Superfast Trains will let ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Bearport Publishing
(first published August 2005)
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I learned a lot from this non-fiction book. I'd never heard of Maglev trains before - trains with no wheels or engines, that float above electric wires by magnetic force. It was published in 2006, so I need to see if any of these trains have since been built in the USA. Supposedly, they'll be able to travel 1000