Ancient, Modern, and Natural Wonders Made from Lego
ISBN10: 1438004117 ISBN13: 9781438004112 Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Inc Published: Apr 1 2014 Pages: 256 Weight: 1.68lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Barron's best-selling Brick City was a study of the world's most famous buildings in LEGO form. Now, master modeler, and LEGO aficionado, Warren Elsmore, takes the humble LEGO brick on another global tour, this time to recreate the stunning wonders of the ancient, natural, and modern world. Inside Brick Wonders, Elsmore presents helpful tips for neophyte LEGO modelers (such as where to buy the most useful bricks and how to build to scale) along with plans for constructing specific models. Vivid photos of completed LEGO models are stunning to view and include: - The Great Pyramid of Giza - The Hanging Gardens of Babylon - The International Space Station - The Panama Canal - The Grand Canyon - The Great Barrier Reef Featuring helpful drawings of structural details to guide model builders, Brick Wonders presents a modeler's panorama of the world's most breathtaking wonders. More than 400 full-color instructional and inspirational images throughout. BONUS POSTERS: Enclosed with the book are two dramatic posters featuring LEGO® model photos of the Wonders of the World. The posters, which are suitable for framing, unfold to 17 1/2" x 24 3/4".