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City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction
City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction
by David Macaulay
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Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.... (read more)

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Pyramid
Pyramid
by David Macaulay
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Through concise text and richly detailed black and white illustrations we come to know the philosophy of life and death in ancient Egypt.... (read more)

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Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction
Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction
by David Macaulay
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Readers worldwide recognize Caldecott Medal winner David Macaulay's imaginary Cathedral of Chutreaux. This critically acclaimed book has been translated into a dozen languages and remains a classic of children's literature and a touchstone for budding... (read more)

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Mill
Mill
by David Macaulay
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Well researched, ambitious, and absorbing, this first-rate history lesson details the construction of a spinning mill with a good deal of social history interwoven.... (read more)

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Building Big
Building Big
by David Macaulay
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In this companion book to the PBS series, the design and construction process of structures such as bridges, tunnels, skyscrapers, domes, and dams are explored. Macaulay shows that common sense and logic play just as important roles as imagination. Full... (read more)

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City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction
City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction
by David Macaulay
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Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.... (read more)

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Castle
Castle
by David Macaulay
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“To his many fans, David Macaulay is nothing less than America's Explainer-in-Chief.” —Providence Journal In this first-ever standalone full-color edition, Castle is lavishly reborn in digitally finished drawings rendered with felt... (read more)

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Roberto, Insect Architect (00 Edition)
Roberto, Insect Architect (00 Edition)
by Nina Laden
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Ever since he was a wee mite (termite that is), Roberto wanted to be an architect. He longed to follow in the footsteps-all twelve of them-of such architectural greats as Hank Floyd Mite and Fleas van der Rohe. Discouraged by comments from family and... (read more)

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Pyramid
Pyramid
by David Macaulay
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Through concise text and richly detailed black and white illustrations we come to know the philosophy of life and death in ancient Egypt.... (read more)

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There Goes the Neighborhood: 10 Buildings People Loved to Hate
There Goes the Neighborhood: 10 Buildings People Loved to Hate
by Susan G Rubin
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Here are the stories behind ten now-famous buildings that originally met with disapproval. Includes biographical notes on the architects, glossary, index.... (read more)

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Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction (Sandpiper)
Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction (Sandpiper)
by David Macaulay
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Readers worldwide recognize Caldecott Medal winner David Macaulay's imaginary Cathedral of Chutreaux. This critically acclaimed book has been translated into a dozen languages and remains a classic of children's literature and a touchstone for budding... (read more)

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Frank Lloyd Wright for Kids: His Life and Ideas, 21 Activities
Frank Lloyd Wright for Kids: His Life and Ideas, 21 Activities
by Wright
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Stimulating projects enable kids to grasp the ideas underlying Wright's work.... (read more)

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Rome Antics
Rome Antics
by David Macaulay
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A pigeon carrying an important message takes the reader on a unique tour through Rome. As we follow the path of this somewhat wayward bird, we discover that Rome is a place where past and present live side by side. It is a city that has been recycling... (read more)

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Lighthouses: Watchers at Sea
Lighthouses: Watchers at Sea
by Brenda Z Guiberson
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"Guiberson gives the exciting facts about lighthouses--their history, engineering, and human drama.... This is a story of setting and weather, the wild, dangerous places on the edge of the sea." --Booklist... (read more)

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Castle
Castle
by David Macaulay
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“To his many fans, David Macaulay is nothing less than America's Explainer-in-Chief.” —Providence Journal In this first-ever standalone full-color edition, Castle is lavishly reborn in digitally finished drawings rendered with felt... (read more)

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First Impressions: Frank Lloyd Wright (First Impressions Series)
First Impressions: Frank Lloyd Wright (First Impressions Series)
by Susan Goldman Rubin
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Developed especially for older middle-grade and young teen readers, these exciting biographies bring to life the world's great artists.... (read more)

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Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building
Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building
by Deborah Hopkinson
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The acclaimed team behind the award-winning "Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt" is back with the riveting story of how one of the most amazing accomplishments in American architecture came to be. Illustrations.... (read more)

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Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building
Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building
by Deborah Hopkinson
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The acclaimed team that brought readers the IRA Children’s Book Award—winning Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt is back with a riveting brick-by-brick account of how one of the most amazing accomplishments in American architecture came to be.... (read more)

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Builders of the Past (Young Reed)
Builders of the Past (Young Reed)
by Russell Ferrett
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Why do humans build? Perhaps it's because we don't like living in caves. In the early days, a long, long time ago, we built walls around our homes and towns to keep out our enemies. As society advanced, rich and powerful people flaunted their wealth by... (read more)

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The Story of Buildings: From the Pyramids to the Sydney Opera House and Beyond
The Story of Buildings: From the Pyramids to the Sydney Opera House and Beyond
by Patrick Dillon
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CN... (read more)

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