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Great building stories of the past

Author: Peter Kent
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains the stories and principles behind some the world's greatest structures, including the Great Pyramid at Giza, the Great Wall of China, the Eiffel Tower, and the Brooklyn Bridge.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Kent
ISBN: 0195218469 9780195218466
OCLC Number: 47658804
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 45 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 32 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Great pyramid --
Great Wall of China --
Beauvais Cathedral --
Eddystone Lighthouse --
Brooklyn Bridge --
Eiffel Tower --
Panama Canal --
Woolworth building --
Chek Lap Kok Airport --
Great buildings around the world.
Responsibility: Peter Kent.
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Explains the stories and principles behind some the world's greatest structures, including the Great Pyramid at Giza, the Great Wall of China, the Eiffel Tower, and the Brooklyn Bridge.

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