Series InformationChange makers
- ISBN: 9781645820000
- Physical Description: 1 electronic text (32 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.).
- Publisher: Mankato, MN : 12 Story Library, c2020.
Title proper from title frame.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Zaha Hadid: pushing the limits -- Frank Lloyd Wright: greatest American architect -- Maya Lin: fitting into nature -- David Adjaye: visionary architect -- Julia Morgan: pioneering female architect -- Kenzo Tange: designing for the human heart -- Norma Sklarek: the Rosa Parks of architecture -- Antoni Gaudi: one of a kind -- Mia Lehrer: landscape architect -- Le Corbusier: designing for modern times -- Denise Scott Brown: more than a wife -- Moshe Safdie: design with meaning -- More architects to know.
"From Spain's Antonio Gaudi to France's Le Corbusier, Iraq's Zaha Hadid, and America's Norma Sklarek, the first black woman to get a degree in architecture, this book profiles 12 prominent architects from around the world. Each chapter includes attention-grabbing photos, biographical details, and fascinating facts. Sidebars go beyond the basics, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves. Additional mini-bios encourage further exploration"--Provided by the publisher.
|Target Audience Note:||
4-8 Medialog, Inc.
T Guided Reading Level.
|Study Program Information Note:||
Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades 5.2 1.0 quiz: 506176
|Original Version Note:||
Original version: 9781632357120 (hardcover)
Original version: 9781632358219 (paperback)
|System Details Note:||
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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