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The Resource Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering, Donna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen

Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering, Donna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen

Label
Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering
Title
Skyscrapers
Title remainder
investigate feats of engineering
Statement of responsibility
Donna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This activity book stands as an invitation for young readers to explore, from antiquity to modernity, the innovation and physical science behind the towering structures and buildings in cities around the world. With a blend of trivia and fun facts that illustrate engineering ingenuity and achievements from the ancient pyramids to the Empire State Building, readers will discover how engineers and laborers experienced triumphs and tragedies in their pursuit to build tall. They will also develop an understanding of how modern, sophisticated buildin
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
720.483
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Build It Yourself series
Label
Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering, Donna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "With 25 Projects"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1517414
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
v, 122 pages
Isbn
9781619301931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1517414
  • (Sirsi) 1517414
  • (OCoLC)829739013
Label
Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering, Donna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "With 25 Projects"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1517414
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
v, 122 pages
Isbn
9781619301931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1517414
  • (Sirsi) 1517414
  • (OCoLC)829739013

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