Who Built That? Bridges
An Introduction to Ten Great Bridges and Their Designers
ISBN10: 1616895160 ISBN13: 9781616895167 Contributors: Broad, Yolanda Stern (Translator) Publisher: Princeton Architectural Pr Published: Oct 18 2016 Pages: 93 Weight: 1.13lbs. Height: 13.00" Width: 5.75" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
In this latest addition to his popular Who Built That? series, Didier Cornille presents ten of the most important bridges in the world, from the Brooklyn to the Golden Gate; from the first in cast iron to the longest in concrete; from small footbridges to the tallest in the world. Cornille introduces each engineer or architect and the main concepts of their work through charming step-by-step drawings and accessible text. Who Built That? Bridges is a fun primer for children of all ages interested in learning about these incredible structures and the engineering and design concepts behind each one.