The World's Most Amazing Bridges

Author: Michael Hurley

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN:

Category: Bridges

Page: 32

View: 602

This series explores the world's most amazing landmarks, using a 'top ten' approach. Looking at landmarks from different continents and diverse cultures, it combines intermediate curriculum (both social studies and visual arts), with high-interest facts.

The 10 Most Amazing Bridges

Author: Suzanne Harper

Publisher: Franklin Watts

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 983

Profiles ten of the most impressive bridges in the world.

The World's Most Amazing Palaces

Author: Ann Weil

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN:

Category: Palaces

Page: 32

View: 260

What was the Forbidden City modeled after? How many rooms does Buckingham Palace have? Where is Potala Palace located? To find out the answers to these questions and more, open this book and go on an exploration of the world's most amazing palaces!

10 Amazing Bridges

Author: Chris Peacock

Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 29

View: 208

This quick-read guide introduces the reader to ten of the most amazing bridges in the world. Including photographs of every bridge and a brief description of the history of the structure, this ebook has been specially formatted for today's e-readers.

The George Washington Bridge

Poetry in Steel

Author: Michael Aaron Rockland

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 184

View: 267

This rich narrative offers both a personal and historic account of the George Washington Bridge spanning New York and New Jersey and presents diverse perspectives on this majestic structure that encompass such areas as history, architecture, engineering, transportation, design, the arts, politics, and even post-9/11 mentality.

The World's Most Amazing Stadiums

Author: Michael Hurley

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 365

What is the largest NFL stadium? Which stadium was constructed for the 2008 summer Olympics? Where is the Rungrado May Day Stadium located? To find out the answers to these questions and more, open this book and go on an exploration of t he world's most amazing stadiums!

Bridges

Three Thousand Years of Defying Nature

Author: David J. Brown

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 176

View: 504

Examines one hundred bridges from around the world, including early Chinese bamboo and iron chain suspension bridges, the new London Bridge, the Quebec bridge, and the first Honshu-Shikoku bridge complex in Japan.

Master Builder

Bridges

Author: Gretchen G. Bank

Publisher: Thunder Bay Press

ISBN:

Category: Architecture

Page: 122

View: 892

Contains 40 leaves of cut-out models of bridges (including 5 acetate sheets) and automatic LED lights for towers of the Golden Gate Bridge. Text includes history of each bridge and instructions on how to assemble the models.

Fabulous Bridges

Author: Ian Graham

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 749

"Describes some of the longest and most famous bridges ever built. Includes information on the bridge designers, the challenges they faced, and statistics of the finished bridges"--Provided by publisher.