Amusement Park Rides (Google eBook)

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Gareth Stevens, Aug 7, 2009 - JUVENILE NONFICTION - 48 pages
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Few things are as exciting as a fast-paced roller coaster ride. The thrill of a huge, sudden drop or a giant loop can be both exhilarating and terrifying. From the Kingda Ka in New Jersey to the Steel Dragon 2000 in Japan, this book has the inside scoop on the fastest, tallest, most incredible amusement park rides in the world.
  

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Contents

Introduction
4
Mean Green Scream Machine
6
A Force to Be Reckoned With
10
Far East Fear
14
Wicked Wooden and Wild
18
Super Soaker
22
A New Dimension in Thrills
26
Falling for Fun
30
THE ESCAPE Superhero Scare
34
RIDE OF STEEL Superman Strikes Again
38
Reaching New Heights
42
Honorable Mentions
46
Glossary
47
Index
48
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Dr. Susan Mitchell is a Registered Dietitian, Certified Nutrition Specialist, and Fellow of the American Dietetic Association. A nationally recognized authority on nutrition and stress, she is the nutrition expert for ThirdAge.com and a consultant to the Produce for Better Health Foundation's 5 A Day the Color Way program.

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