The Resource The Burj Khalifa, Amie Jane Leavitt

The Burj Khalifa, Amie Jane Leavitt

Label
The Burj Khalifa
Title
The Burj Khalifa
Statement of responsibility
Amie Jane Leavitt
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Burj Khalifa soars into the sky at an impressive 2,722 feet. When constructed, this architectural masterpiece exceeded the height of other buildings by 1,052 feet. And because of the records this building set, it is now known that buildings can continue to rise higher and higher into the clouds. The architect and structural engineer for the Burj Khalifa used advanced engineering principles to design, test, and construct this mammoth structure. Specialty tools, fearless workers, and skilled professionals all worked to overcome construction challenges. What exactly does it take to construct the tallest building in the world?
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Summary
The Burj Khalifa soars into the sky at an impressive 2,722 feet. When constructed, this architectural masterpiece exceeded the height of other buildings by 1,052 feet. And because of the records this building set, it is now known that buildings can continue to rise higher and higher into the clouds. The architect and structural engineer for the Burj Khalifa used advanced engineering principles to design, test, and construct this mammoth structure. Specialty tools, fearless workers, and skilled professionals all worked to overcome construction challenges. What exactly does it take to construct the tallest building in the world?
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10621265
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leavitt, Amie Jane
Dewey number
J720.483
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Building on a dream
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burj Khalifa (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
  • Skyscrapers
  • Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Burj Khalifa, Amie Jane Leavitt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 29) 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
A grand opening -- Dreaming higher -- Testing the design -- Construction challenges -- Maintaining a mammoth structure -- Chronology
Control code
on1016161767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781624693502
Lccn
2017940646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)1016161767
Label
The Burj Khalifa, Amie Jane Leavitt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 29) 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
A grand opening -- Dreaming higher -- Testing the design -- Construction challenges -- Maintaining a mammoth structure -- Chronology
Control code
on1016161767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781624693502
Lccn
2017940646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)1016161767

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