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Construction : building the impossible / Nathan Aaseng.

Aaseng, Nathan. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna Y-624.09 AAS (Text) 35887000003417 Youth Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J624 AASE (Text) 39231030315606 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1881508595 (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Oliver Press, [2000]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-138) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Reconstructing the great builders -- Imhotep and the Step Pyramid -- Marc Brunel and the Thames Tunnell -- John and Washington Rooebling and the Brooklyn Bridge -- Alexandre Gustave Eiffel and the Eiffel Tower -- George W. Goethals and the Panama Canal -- Frank Crowe and the Hoover Dam -- William Lamb and the Empire State Building -- Modern wonders built upon the past.
Summary, etc.:
Profiles eight builders and their famous construction projects, including Imhotep and the Step Pyramid, Alexandre Eiffel and the Eiffel Tower, and William Lamb and the Empire State Building.
Subject: Civil engineering > History > Juvenile literature.
Civil engineers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil engineering.
Building.
Buildings.
Civil engineers.

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