The Largest Stadiums

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The Largest Stadiums explores: Why the world's largest stadium was never used as planned, How a Midwestern university built the largest stadium in the United States, How domed stadiums and retractable roofs have changed sporting events, Why the largest sports structures are built for sports that do not use any kind of ball.
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Overview

The Largest Stadiums explores: Why the world's largest stadium was never used as planned, How a Midwestern university built the largest stadium in the United States, How domed stadiums and retractable roofs have changed sporting events, Why the largest sports structures are built for sports that do not use any kind of ball.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780836883633
  • Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/28/2007
  • Series: Megastructures Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Age range: 8 - 9 Years
  • Lexile: 940L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.70 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents


Stadiums with Game     4
Olympic Proportions     9
Gridiron Giant     13
Super-Sized for Soccer     18
Incredible Dome Design     23
Time Line     28
Glossary     30
To Find Out More     31
Index     32
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  • Posted February 6, 2010

    Great book.

    This book was for my husband who is a dome fanatic. He absolutely loved this book and illustrations. It was a great Christmas gift for a special man.

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