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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
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Latham, Donna
Dewey number
720.483
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH9445.T18
LC item number
L38 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Christensen, Andrew
Series statement
Build It Yourself series
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  • Skyscrapers
  • Tall buildings
  • Creative activities and seat work
Label
Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering, Donna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"With 25 Projects"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocn829739013
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
v, 122 pages
Isbn
9781619301894
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829739013
Label
Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering, Donna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen
Publication
Note
"With 25 Projects"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocn829739013
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
v, 122 pages
Isbn
9781619301894
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829739013

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