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Elevators

Author: Tracy Maurer; Keli Sipperley
Publisher: Vero Beach, Florida : Rourke Educational Media, [2018] ©2018
Series: Engineering wonders.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book takes a look at some of the most amazing elevators in the world from ancient times to modern day. It addresses the obstacles of construction, the impact on society, and the science of engineering such superstructures.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Electronic books
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Elevators.
Vero Beach, FL : Rourke Educational Media, [2018]
(DLC) 2017931284
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Maurer; Keli Sipperley
ISBN: 1683425588 9781683425588
OCLC Number: 1015232851
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (48 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Contents: Lifting up, lowering down --
Ancient elevators --
Otis changes skylines --
From landmarks to sailing ships --
Other lifting machines --
Modern elevators --
Reaching new heights.
Series Title: Engineering wonders.
Responsibility: Tracy Maurer ; edited by Keli Sipperley.

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This book takes a look at some of the most amazing elevators in the world from ancient times to modern day. It addresses the obstacles of construction, the impact on society, and the science of engineering such superstructures.

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