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Author Conley, Kate A., 1977- author.
Title Engineering the Golden Gate Bridge / by Kate Conley ; content consultant, Harvey Schwartz.
Pub Info Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]
book jacket
 Falmouth-Children's-NEW  J 624.2 Con     AVAILABLE
Descript 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 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))
Audience 860L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.6 1 1 191139
Summary "The Golden Gate Bridge, spanning San Francisco Bay in California, has become an iconic symbol of the city of San Francisco. Engineering the Golden Gate Bridge discusses its designer, Joseph Strauss, examines how workers constructed the mammoth bridge, and explores the structure's lasting impact. 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.
Contents Across the Golden Gate -- Designing a landmark -- Building the Golden Gate Bridge -- The Golden Gate Bridge today -- Fast facts -- Stop and think -- Glossary.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Subject Strauss, Joseph B. (Joseph Baermann), 1870-1938 -- Juvenile literature.
Suspension bridges -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Suspension bridges.
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Juvenile literature.
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
California -- Golden Gate Bridge.
Add Author Schwartz, Harvey, 1939- consultant.
Alt Title Golden Gate Bridge
ISBN 9781532111662 (library binding)
1532111665 (library binding)
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