Tallest, Longest, Biggest, DeepestBook - 2012
An in-depth look at the world's mightiest structures. Stunning foldout pages, panels, diagrams, photographs and "Mega Facts" boxes make this book a stimulating read for all ages. Mega Structures describes how and why these structures were designed and built. It explains the physics behind the designs, which allows buildings, dams or bridges to rise to incredible heights, withstand enormous pressures, and resist collapse from environmental forces.
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2012
Branch Call Number: 720.4 GRA 2012 23
Characteristics: 128 p. : col. ill