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What it feels like to be a building

Author: Forrest Wilson
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Preservation Press, National Trust for Historic Preservation, ©1988.
Series: Landmark reprint series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains how different parts of a building, such as columns, walls, beams, buttresses, rods, and cables, function to support great weight and stress.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wilson, Forrest, 1918-
What it feels like to be a building.
Washington, D.C. : Preservation Press, National Trust for Historic Preservation, ©1988
(OCoLC)581630492
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Forrest Wilson
ISBN: 0891331425 9780891331421 0891331476 9780891331476
OCLC Number: 18224654
Description: 78 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 32 cm.
Series Title: Landmark reprint series.
Responsibility: Forrest Wilson.

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Explains how different parts of a building, such as columns, walls, beams, buttresses, rods, and cables, function to support great weight and stress.

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