The World"s Most Amazing Buildings (Atomic) by Paul Mason

Cover of: The World

Published by Raintree .

Written in English

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  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • General,
  • Curiosities & Wonders,
  • Buildings

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8428593M
ISBN 101410925277
ISBN 109781410925275

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The World's Greatest Buildings book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A tour of of the world's masterpieces of architec /5.

This book is a fantastic reader for kids (level 2) or for you to read with your year old. It has great pictures of some beautiful buildings. It is a fun way to expose your kids to different countries' building from now and in history.

Buildings include the Eiffel Tower, Colosseum, Sydney Opera House, etc. Interesting facts & tidbits!Reviews:   Amazing Buildings book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. introduces readers to 20 famous buildings around the world/5(3).

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[Paul Mason] -- Introduces structures with unique architecture, from the pyramids of Giza and the Colosseum in Rome to the Ice Hotel in Sweden and the underground town of Coober Pedy in Australia.

What makes a building world-famous. The answer is most likely some combination of magnificence, size, and historical importance. But it's far from an exact science, and many of the world's most.

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Details *. View in gallery. Completed inthe library houses a rare book collection of 17 titles. The design of the building was inspired by famous libraries around the world such as the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, in Yale University, USA, and Saint Geneviève Library, in Paris, France and it combines elements taken from their designs in a unique manner.

Today, innovative building techniques plus new materials and ways of thinking give us almost unlimited potential when it comes to this art form. Mixing old and new, natural and modern, the following 25 mind-blowing buildings from around the world might make your head spin and your jaw drop.

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Mankind has come a long way over the centuries, with structures evolving from simple one-room huts, to castles, all the way up to state of the art skyscrapers in bustling metropolises all over the world.

The most amazing feats of architectural achievement used to take years or even decades to complete, like Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany, which took 24 years, or Dracula’s Castle.The building - finished in - was the work of local architect Edmund G. Lind, who created what has been termed a "cathedral of books" for the college.

The library's atrium rises 61 feet into the air, peaking with a latticed skylight at the top, while columns featuring gold scalloping together with tiered, cast-iron balconies add highly.

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