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Author McCarthy, Cecilia Pinto, author.
Title Engineering One World Trade Center / by Cecilia Pinto McCarthy ; content consultant, Louis F. Geschwindner, Professor Emeritus of Architectural Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University.
Pub Info Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, An Imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]
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book jacket
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 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 624 McC     AVAILABLE
Descript 48 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Building by design
Building by design (Core Library (Firm))
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.4 1 1 191136
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Audience Grades 3-6.
Contents One World Trade Center -- Preparing to build a tower -- Building One World Trade Center -- One World Trade Center today -- Fast facts -- Stop and think -- Glossary.
Summary "One World Trade Center, an enormous skyscraper in New York City, was built in the wake of terrorist attacks that destroyed the original Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. Engineering One World Trade Center looks at how architects designed the building, how the skyscraper incorporates many new safety features, and how workers built the tower in the middle of a bustling city. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards."--Publisher's website.
Subject One World Trade Center (World Trade Center, New York, N.Y. : 2006- ) -- Juvenile literature.
Skyscrapers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Structural engineering -- Miscellanea.
Buildings -- Miscellanea.
Civil engineering.
Skyscrapers -- New York (State)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
One World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
Alt Title One World Trade Center
ISBN 9781532111631 (lib. bdg.)
1532111630
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