Bertha Takes a Drive: How the Benz Automobile Changed the World

Bertha Takes a Drive: How the Benz Automobile Changed the World

No updates yet

Writing Stage
Published On
2017
ISBN
1580896960
ISBN13
9781580896962
Be the first to request Request book
Want to read the full book?
Let the author know why you are a fan of their work and want them to upload this book here!

Please write something.

Successfully Sent

In this nonfiction joyride, Bertha Benz and her sons drive across Germany in the world's first automobile.

It's 1888 and Bertha Benz's husband, Karl, has invented the prototype Benz motorwagen. But the German government declares the vehicle illegal, and the church calls it the devil's wo
...more

Share the book

About Author

2 Followers
Jan Adkins, called “the consummate teacher” by David Macaulay, is the author and illustrator of more than three dozen books covering history, technology, and many other topics. They include Bridges From My Side to Yours and What If You Met a Pirate. Jan Adkins lives in Novato, California.