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Towering giants and other tall megastructures / Ian Graham.

Graham, Ian, 1953- (Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Linton PL - Linton J 690.383 GRA (Text) 30149000558170 Non-Fiction Juvenile Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library J 690 Gra (Text) 70741000115655 Juvenile Non Fiction Available -
 Broad Reach: [ r.h. 2011-10-19 @ SPCPLRP ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781609920944 (library bound)
  • Physical Description: 34 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Irvine, CA : QEB Pub., 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
"Stunning 8 page foldout"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Super structure -- Standing up to nature -- How are they built? -- Famous giants -- Skyscrapers -- Case study : Burj Khalifa (formerly Burj Dubai) -- Mighty monuments -- Towers and masts -- Case study : the CN Tower -- Offshore platforms -- Failures and accidents -- Looking into the future -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.: "Discusses the technology and engineering used to build the tallest skyscrapers, buildings, and towers"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Tall buildings > Juvenile literature.
Structural engineering > Juvenile literature.

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