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Capstone Press
This updated edition asks some great questions. What was the largest stadium ever built? When were the first stadiums built? Why doesn't the roof of a stadium collapse? You'll find the answers to these questions and many more in Building Amazing Structures. Each book in the series looks at some of today's most amazing structures from around the world. Begin your journey by reading about similar structures in history and how they were built. Then discover the techniques and materials that today's engineers and builders use to make even more amazing structures. Finally, learn about structures that failed and why.

Baker & Taylor
Describes stadiums throughout the world, discusses materials and building technologies, functions, and locations of important stadiums, and gives examples of famous stadiums in history.

Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, c2006
Edition: New ed
Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781403479051
Branch Call Number: j725.827 Oxl


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