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The Resource Construction, Rennay Craats

Construction, Rennay Craats

Label
Construction
Title
Construction
Statement of responsibility
Rennay Craats
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Craats, Rennay
Dewey number
690
Index
index present
LC call number
TH149
LC item number
.C728 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Science Q & A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Building
  • Structural engineering
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Construction, Rennay Craats
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip089/2008003819.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is a structure? -- How long have people been designing structures? -- How do builders know what to build? -- Can you see a structure before it is built? -- Do all buildings look the same? -- What machines are used to build structures? -- How do cranes lift so much weight? -- What are simple machines? -- Should historical buildings be protected? -- How are old buildings cleared to build new ones? -- How is land prepared for building? -- What are cement and concrete? -- What is treated lumber? -- How are skyscrapers built? -- How do skyscrapers withstand wind? -- What are elevators? -- What is involved in building a bridge? -- How are dams built? -- Who is Frank Gehry? -- How do buildings keep people safe? -- What are construction careers? -- Quick test -- Fast facts
Control code
15157740
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781590369579
Isbn Type
(soft cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008003819
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Construction, Rennay Craats
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip089/2008003819.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is a structure? -- How long have people been designing structures? -- How do builders know what to build? -- Can you see a structure before it is built? -- Do all buildings look the same? -- What machines are used to build structures? -- How do cranes lift so much weight? -- What are simple machines? -- Should historical buildings be protected? -- How are old buildings cleared to build new ones? -- How is land prepared for building? -- What are cement and concrete? -- What is treated lumber? -- How are skyscrapers built? -- How do skyscrapers withstand wind? -- What are elevators? -- What is involved in building a bridge? -- How are dams built? -- Who is Frank Gehry? -- How do buildings keep people safe? -- What are construction careers? -- Quick test -- Fast facts
Control code
15157740
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781590369579
Isbn Type
(soft cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008003819
Other physical details
col. ill.

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