Super Structures (Hardcover)

By Ian Graham, Ian Murray (Illustrator)

QEB Publishing, 9780760363409, 48pp.

Publication Date: October 16, 2018

List Price: 24.95*
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Description

From the Ancient Pyramids to the Eiffel Tower, get ready to take a close-up look at some awesome man-made structures. This unique, interactive book not only traces the history of the world’s most impressive, man-made mega structures from ancient times to the modern age, but also explores the science behind these incredible engineering feats. Discover the science of architecture behind different types of super structures, including bridges, domes and towers, then use this knowledge to have ago at creating your own from the model kit! Using card pieces, plastic connectors and string, you can make the different types of constructions – including an Egyptian pyramid, the Golden Gate Bridge and the Eiffel Tower - and then conduct tests to see how they work!



About the Author

Ian Graham is an experienced UK writer based in England. He has written and co-written more than 270 books, mainly for children and teenagers.

Ian Murray is an experienced illustration practitioner. He has worked with a variety of clients across a broad range of projects in editorial, publishing, design and advertising.