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Towering giants and other tall megastructures, Ian Graham

Label
Towering giants and other tall megastructures
Title
Towering giants and other tall megastructures
Statement of responsibility
Ian Graham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Discusses the technology and engineering used to build the tallest skyscrapers, buildings, and towers"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graham, Ian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Megastructures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tall buildings
  • Structural engineering
  • Megastructures
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Towering giants and other tall megastructures, Ian Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 34) and index
Contents
Aiming high -- Superstructures -- Standing up to nature -- How are they built? -- Shanghai World Financial Center -- Famous giants -- Skyscrapers -- Burj Khalifa -- Mighty monuments -- Masts and towers -- The CN Tower -- Offshore platforms -- Failures and accidents -- Looking into the future -- Glossary
Control code
sky244946012
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
34 p.
Isbn
9781609920944
Lccn
2011012134
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Towering giants and other tall megastructures, Ian Graham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 34) and index
Contents
Aiming high -- Superstructures -- Standing up to nature -- How are they built? -- Shanghai World Financial Center -- Famous giants -- Skyscrapers -- Burj Khalifa -- Mighty monuments -- Masts and towers -- The CN Tower -- Offshore platforms -- Failures and accidents -- Looking into the future -- Glossary
Control code
sky244946012
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
34 p.
Isbn
9781609920944
Lccn
2011012134
Other physical details
col. ill.

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