Seven Wonders of the Modern World

Seven Wonders of the Modern World

by Reg Cox, Neil Morris
     
 

Everyone has heard of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. They were vast and beautiful structures, built by hand, with tools made of stone and metal. As time passed, people invented more and more sophisticated ways to build bigger and taller. They built machines that could fly faster than sound and rockets that could fly into space. This book takes a look at some… See more details below

Overview

Everyone has heard of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. They were vast and beautiful structures, built by hand, with tools made of stone and metal. As time passed, people invented more and more sophisticated ways to build bigger and taller. They built machines that could fly faster than sound and rockets that could fly into space. This book takes a look at some of those wonders. They are not only amazing feats of engineering, but in their time, they pushed forward the boundaries of science and technology. Explore the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, through full-color illustrations, maps, and photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780382392726
Publisher:
Silver Burdett Press
Publication date:
05/28/1996
Series:
Wonders of the World Ser.
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.32(w) x 11.12(h) x 0.11(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

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