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The Art of Construction: Projects and Principles for Beginning Architects and Engineers

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Students discover the basic principles necessary to build all types of structures used in everyday life including bridges, skyscrapers, and other architectural gems. Line art illustrations help to explain projects that demonstrate how these principles keep structures solid. Perfect for kids who wonder why, and love to figure things out! All projects are easily done with materials found around-the-house.

About the Author

Mario Salvadori, author of Why Buildings Stand Up and many other books, was an internationally known architect, mathematician, and teacher whose career spanned more than 60 years. A longtime resident of New York City, Dr. Salvadori died in June, 1997.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781556520808
ill.:
Hooker, Saralinda,
ill.:
Ragus, Christopher,
Author:
Salvadori, Mario G.
Author:
Salvadori, Mario
Author:
Hooker, Saralinda
Publisher:
Chicago Review Press
Location:
Chicago :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Engineering - Civil
Subject:
Handicraft
Subject:
Engineering
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Art & Art Instruction
Subject:
Building materials
Subject:
Structural analysis (engineering)
Subject:
Models and modelmaking
Subject:
Structural analysis
Subject:
Civil
Subject:
Civil Engineering-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3rd ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
#2-87
Publication Date:
20000331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
10 x 7 x 0.4 in 0.75 lb
Age Level:
12-UP

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