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Author Furgang, Adam, author.
Title Engineering the Leaning Tower of Pisa / by Adam Furgang.
Pub Info Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]
book jacket
 Oak Bluffs-Children's  J 725.97 FUR     AVAILABLE
Descript 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
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still image sti rdacontent
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Series Building by design
Building by design (Core Library (Firm))
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Summary "The Leaning Tower of Pisa, located in Italy, is famous for its visible tilt. Engineering the Leaning Tower of Pisa introduces readers to the tower's history, examines why the tilt developed in the first place, and discusses the methods that have been used to stabilize the tower and keep it safe for visitors"--Publisher's web site.
Audience Grade 4.
Grade 3 - Grade 6.
810 Lexile.
Contents A leaning tower -- Preparing to build -- Building the tower -- The tower today.
Subject Leaning Tower (Pisa, Italy) -- Juvenile literature.
Architecture, Romanesque -- Juvenile literature.
Christian art and symbolism -- Medieval, 500-1500 -- Juvenile literature.
Building -- Juvenile literature.
Pisa (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Italy -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Literature.
ISBN 9781532113734 (library binding)
1532113730 (library binding)