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Gigantic lengths and other vast megastructures

Author: Ian Graham
Publisher: London : QED, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tallest, the biggest, the longest and the deepest - all these amazing megastructures are revealed in detail ... with some incredible facts and stats to absorb! With amazing centre gatefold, it is packed with up-to-date details and fascinating facts and stats. It features fantastic photos of the world's greatest megastructures. Ages 10+.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Graham
ISBN: 9781848356535 1848356536 9781848356573 1848356579
OCLC Number: 751804298
Description: 34 pages (8 folded) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm.
Contents: Over and under --
Building long --
How are they built? --
Famous giants --
The Humber Bridge --
The longest tunnels --
Short and long --
The Øresund link --
The hazard factor --
Monster spans --
Lake Pontchartrain Causeway --
Subways --
Failures and accidents --
Future bridges and tunnels.
Responsibility: Ian Graham.

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Reveals some of the world's tallest, the biggest, the longest and the deepest megastructures. Suitable for older readers, this title features photos of these megastructures.  Read more...

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