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The Kingfisher book of how they were built.

Author: David J Brown
Publisher: Kingfisher, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the history and development of buildings from early dwellings, Egyptian temples and pyramids to todays towering skyscrapers. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David J Brown
ISBN: 086272760X 9780862727604
OCLC Number: 60003279
Description: 140 pages

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Traces the history of buildings, from the lowly shacks of early farmers to today's skyscrapers. The advances in building techniques are explained, together with their influence on architectural  Read more...

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