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The Tallest Buildings
     

The Tallest Buildings

by Susan K. Mitchell
 
The Tallest Buildings explores: A New York building that became a famous movie star, How "skywalkers" worked on dangerous, narrow beams, Why skyscrapers often get narrower as they get taller, How builders connected two skyscrapers with a bridge more than forty stories in the air, How a pendulum keeps the world's tallest building standing straight during earthquakes.

Overview

The Tallest Buildings explores: A New York building that became a famous movie star, How "skywalkers" worked on dangerous, narrow beams, Why skyscrapers often get narrower as they get taller, How builders connected two skyscrapers with a bridge more than forty stories in the air, How a pendulum keeps the world's tallest building standing straight during earthquakes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780836883664
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Series:
Megastructures Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
860L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 9 Years

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