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13 Buildings Children Should Know

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"The famous buildings featured in this pictorial collection include Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany, New York City's Guggenheim Museum and the Beijing National Stadium (built for the 2008 Olympics), each pictured in color photographs, cross-sections and/or ground plans, with time lines tracing the buildings' developments and changes over time. The straightforward text provides historical context and facts for each structure (the Tower of Pisa continues to lean despite multiple attempts at straightening; the Taj Mahal was built as a memorial). A sound introduction to some impressive structures. Also available: 13 Artists Children Should Know. Ages 12 — up. (June)" Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)

Synopsis:

The world's most iconic buildings are made accessible and exciting for young readers in this colorful introduction to architecture

that changed the world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783791341712
Author:
Wenzel, Angela
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing
Author:
Roeder, Annette
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Transportation and Architecture
Subject:
General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20090431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.5 x 11 in
Age Level:
09-12

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Product details 48 pages Prestel Publishing - English 9783791341712 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "The famous buildings featured in this pictorial collection include Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany, New York City's Guggenheim Museum and the Beijing National Stadium (built for the 2008 Olympics), each pictured in color photographs, cross-sections and/or ground plans, with time lines tracing the buildings' developments and changes over time. The straightforward text provides historical context and facts for each structure (the Tower of Pisa continues to lean despite multiple attempts at straightening; the Taj Mahal was built as a memorial). A sound introduction to some impressive structures. Also available: 13 Artists Children Should Know. Ages 12 — up. (June)" Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)
"Synopsis" by , The world's most iconic buildings are made accessible and exciting for young readers in this colorful introduction to architecture

that changed the world.

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