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14 Fun Facts About the Eiffel Tower [NOOK Book]

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It towers over the Paris skyline and is one of the most recognized monuments in the world. The Eiffel Tower has a storied past and has served its city well as a worldwide ambassador. How much do you know about this monument? Do you know the answers to these questions?
What is the Eiffel Tower’s nickname?
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14 Fun Facts About the Eiffel Tower

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Overview

It towers over the Paris skyline and is one of the most recognized monuments in the world. The Eiffel Tower has a storied past and has served its city well as a worldwide ambassador. How much do you know about this monument? Do you know the answers to these questions?
What is the Eiffel Tower’s nickname?
How many pieces of iron make up the Eiffel Tower?
Why was the Eiffel Tower built?
The names of how many men are engraved on the Eiffel Tower?
How many women’s names are on the Eiffel Tower?
Is it legal to publish a picture of the Eiffel Tower when it is lit?
How much does the Eiffel Tower sway in the wind?

Find out more about the Eiffel Tower and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
Ages 8 and up. All measurements in American and metric.

LearningIsland.com believes in the value of children practicing reading for 15 minutes every day. Our 15-Minute Books give children lots of fun, exciting choices to read, from classic stories, to mysteries, to books of knowledge. Many books are appropriate for hi-lo readers. Open the world of reading to a child by having them read for 15 minutes a day.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014451666
  • Publisher: LearningIsland.com
  • Publication date: 5/14/2012
  • Series: 15-Minute Books , #60
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 769,759
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • File size: 687 KB

Meet the Author

Caitlind Alexander is the author of over 60 books for children, including the Jamie and Kendall Broderick Mystery series, the Wonderful World of Animals series, the Miss Jones series, and a number of books in the 14 Fun Facts and 101 Fun Facts series.

Caitlind is also an accomplished speaker. She has given numerous talks to children and school classes. She also gives talks and seminars for writers on topics ranging from creating believable characters to publishing ebooks.

She lives in California where she loves to visit historic places and learn about new things. She also loves to travel and has been all over the world.
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  • Posted January 20, 2013

    My daughter enjoyed this book after I made her read it. Some of

    My daughter enjoyed this book after I made her read it. Some of the words are difficult for an 8yr old, but after she read it, she was surprised she liked the book so much and could remember some of the facts. She told me the Eiffle Tower is cool and she wants to visit it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 7, 2013

    Qwerty*:)

    AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 10, 2012

    My sister would love this

    My sister loves the eiffel tower and has a paris room and so im sure she would love to find out facts about the eiffel tower

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 20, 2013

    Olivia

    I like the eiffle tower but short sampel

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 21, 2013

    SCARLET LETTER PARTY

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 21, 2013

    Boo

    Hiss.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 27, 2012

    Sample=no good

    I got sad when all i saw was contenta

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