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The Resource Built : the hidden stories behind our structures, Roma Agrawal

Built : the hidden stories behind our structures, Roma Agrawal

Label
Built : the hidden stories behind our structures
Title
Built
Title remainder
the hidden stories behind our structures
Statement of responsibility
Roma Agrawal
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history of structural engineering, discusses the science behind the field, describes how engineers keep modern buildings from falling down and how a bridge can span distances, and compares modern solutions with those from ancient cultures. --Publisher
Summary
A structural engineer specializing in large construction projects discusses the fascinating science behind her field, describing how they keep modern buildings from falling down, how a bridge can span distances and comparing modern solutions with those from ancient cultures
Writing style
Award
Science Books and Films Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Young Adult Science Book, 2019.
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10622120
Cataloging source
DLC
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1983-
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Agrawal, Roma
Dewey number
624.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TA633
LC item number
.A36 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Structural engineering
  • Building
  • Building
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Building
  • Structural engineering
Target audience
adult
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the hidden stories behind our structures
Label
Built : the hidden stories behind our structures, Roma Agrawal
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Storey -- Force -- Fire -- Clay -- Metal -- Rock -- Sky -- Earth -- Hollow -- Pure -- Clean -- Idol -- Bridge -- Dream
Control code
ocn982505896
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
300 pages
Isbn
9781635570229
Lccn
2018000409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)982505896
Label
Built : the hidden stories behind our structures, Roma Agrawal
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Storey -- Force -- Fire -- Clay -- Metal -- Rock -- Sky -- Earth -- Hollow -- Pure -- Clean -- Idol -- Bridge -- Dream
Control code
ocn982505896
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
300 pages
Isbn
9781635570229
Lccn
2018000409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)982505896

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