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Infographic: Top Ten: Record-Breaking Buildings

Infographic: Top Ten: Record-Breaking Buildings
 

Find out all about the brilliant buildings that set the world records, from the tallest and longest to the busiest and the most expensive - all in stunningly designed infographics.

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ISBN 9780750297837
Barcode 9780750297837
Published 10 January 2017 by Hachette Children's Books
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Richards, Jon
By Simkins, Ed
Series Infographic: Top Ten
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ISBN-13 9780750297837
ISBN-10 0750297832
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Publication Date 10 January 2017
International Publication Date 8 September 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Richards, Jon
By Simkins, Ed
Series Infographic: Top Ten
Category Reference
Trivia & Curious Facts
The Built Environment
Bridges
Building Construction & Materials
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 51mm
Height: 190mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 128g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Buildings - Charts, diagrams, etc - Juvenile literature, Buildings - Miscellanea - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Professional and scholarly;College/higher education
Dewey Code 720
Catalogue Code 711187

Description of this Book

From the tallest to the longest and from the busiest to the largest, this book looks at fantastic record-breaking buildings from all over the planet and beyond! It uses stunning icons, graphics and visualisations to show you how these structures have raised the bar in the construction industry. See which buildings have held the record for being the world's tallest over the last 100 years! Find out just how big a space station can be, and what's inside! Discover how fast the world's quickest roller coaster can travel! Learn about the staggering size of the world's biggest palaces! Read how ancient people built some of the greatest monuments on the planet!

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Jon Richards (Author) Jon Richards is an award-winning author of non-fiction books for children. He specialises in visual literacy, infographics and data visualisation. Ed Simkins (Author) Ed Simkins is an award-winning illustrator and graphic designer of children's books. His work focuses on data visualisation such as infographics and innovative data maps.

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