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9781619301894

Skyscrapers : investigate feats of engineering

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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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Phelps Library J S 720.4 Lat (Text)
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1001 . ‡aLatham, Donna.
24510. ‡aSkyscrapers : ‡binvestigate feats of engineering / ‡cDonna Latham ; illustrated by Andrew Christensen.
264 1. ‡aWhite River Junction, Vermont : ‡bNomad Press, ‡c[2013]
264 4. ‡c©2013
300 . ‡av, 122 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c26 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
4901 . ‡aBuild It Yourself series
500 . ‡aIncludes index.
500 . ‡a"With 25 Projects"--Cover.
5050 . ‡aThe sky's the limit -- Engineering and thinking big -- Defying gravity -- Story by story : building up -- Chicago : sky high in the Windy City -- New York City : vertical metropolis -- Amazing skyscraper achievements -- Disasters and close calls.
520 . ‡aThis 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.
650 0. ‡aSkyscrapers ‡vDesigns and plans ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aSkyscrapers ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aTall buildings ‡vDesigns and plans ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aTall buildings ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 1. ‡aSkyscrapers ‡vDesigns and plans ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 1. ‡aTall buildings ‡vDesigns and plans ‡vJuvenile literature.
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650 7. ‡aTall buildings. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01142303.
655 7. ‡aDesigns and plans. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01423771
655 7. ‡aJuvenile works. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01411637
7001 . ‡aChristensen, Andrew.
830 0. ‡a"Build it yourself" series.
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