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Skyscrapers: How America Grew Up

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Publisher Comments:

Innovations that enabled the building of taller buildings, various schools of architecture, and the history of several famous skyscrapers.

Synopsis:

Details some of the innovations that enabled the building of taller and taller buildings, describes the various schools of skyscraper architecture, and explores the history of several famous skyscrapers.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-107) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823414925
Subtitle:
How America Grew Up
Author:
Severance, John B.
Publisher:
Holiday House
Location:
New York :
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Architecture
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Skyscrapers
Subject:
Skyscrapers -- United States.
Series Volume:
no. 9802
Publication Date:
April 2000
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
10.32x7.88x.67 in. 1.20 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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Skyscrapers: How America Grew Up
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"Synopsis" by , Details some of the innovations that enabled the building of taller and taller buildings, describes the various schools of skyscraper architecture, and explores the history of several famous skyscrapers.
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