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Title Architecture and engineering.
Pub Info Chicago : World Book, c2009.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Centerville Children's  J 670 WOR (Architecture)     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Childrens  J REF 670 WOR     LIB USE ONLY
Descript 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. ; 28 cm.
Series Inventions and discoveries
Inventions and discoveries.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.5 2 2 134172
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
Contents Pyramids -- Pagodas -- Cantilevers -- City planning -- Aqueducts -- Dams -- Arches -- Domes -- Drawbridges -- Truss support -- Suspension bridges -- Tunnels -- Flush toilet -- Modern sewerage systems -- Central heating -- Air conditioning -- Electric elevators -- Skyscrapers -- Solar heating -- Important dates in architecture and engineering.
Summary "An exploration of the transformative impact of inventions and discoveries in the fields of architecture and engineering. Features include fact boxes, sidebars, biographies, and a timeline, glossary, list of recommended reading and Web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Architecture and technology -- Juvenile literature.
Architecture -- Technological innovations -- Juvenile literature.
Architecture.
Add Author World Book, Inc.
ISBN 9780716603863
0716603861
9780716603801 (set)
0716603802 (set)
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