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The Capitol

author: Britton, Tamara L.
Describes the history of the Washington, D.C. Capitol complex buildings, including the United States Capitol building, Senate and House of Representatives office buildings, the Supreme Court, the Library of Congress buildings, and others.
975.3
year: 2003
copies: 11
call number/section: 975.3
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subjects: buildings [X], washington (d.c.)

The Empire State Building

author: Doherty, Craig A
Describes the history of the Empire State Building, emphasizing basic architecture, engineering, and mechanical procedures of construction.
725
year: 1998
copies: 18
call number/section: 725
lexile: 1090
subjects: buildings [X], skyscrapers, new york (n.y.)

Amazing Structures

author: Pollard, Michael
624.1
year: 1996
copies: 2
call number/section: 624.1
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subjects: buildings [X]

You Wouldn't Want To Be A Worker On The Statue Of Liberty!

author: Malam, John
Colorful illustrations and text describe the jobs of the individuals who worked on the Statue of Liberty.
974.7
year: 2017
copies: 11
call number/section: 974.7
lexile: 870

Shock Waves Through Los Angeles

author: Vogel, Carole Garbuny
Examines the causes of the earthquake that hit the Northridge area of southern California in 1994 and describes the devastating effects of the quake.
363.3
year: 1996
copies: 1
call number/section: 363.3
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subjects: earthquakes, buildings [X]

White House

author: Murray, Julie
An introduction to the home of the United States president, including its history and design and construction.
975.3
year: 2003
copies: 6
call number/section: 975.3
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subjects: buildings [X], washington (d.c.)

Independence Hall

author: Britton, Tamara L.
Explores the history of the Pennsylvania State House, later called Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and Articles of Confederation were adopted and the Constitution was signed.
974.8
year: 2003
copies: 4
call number/section: 974.8
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Gateway Arch

author: Murray, Julie
Discusses the construction, history, and current status of the Gateway Arch in Saint Louis, Missouri, which is both a bridge across the Mississippi River and a memorial to the city's role in pioneer days.
725
year: 2003
copies: 3
call number/section: 725
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The Alamo

author: Ruffin, Frances E, Tinkle, Lon
The true, minute-by-minute, bullet-by-bullet story of how 183 tough Texans fought off for 13 desperate days an army that outnumbered them 30 to 1.
976.4
year: 2006
copies: 4
call number/section: 976.4
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Tower Of London

author: Riley, Gail Blasser
Chronicles the history of the Tower of London, the executions that took place there, and those who are believed to be haunting it.
942.1
year: 2007
copies: 6
call number/section: 942.1
lexile: 790
subjects: buildings [X], london (england), great britain

Edinburgh Castle

author: Knox, Barbara
Explores the history of Edinburgh Castle in Scotland, and describes the monarchy of Scotland and the ghosts that haunt the fortress.
941.3
year: 2007
copies: 8
call number/section: 941.3
lexile: 740
subjects: castles, buildings [X], edinburgh (scotland)

From Mud Huts To Skyscrapers

author: Paxmann, Christine
Presents a brief exploration of the history of architecture and how different building styles have become popular over time, from the first human dwellings in mud huts and caves to the Roman Coliseum and the latest new age buildings.
720.9
year: 2012
copies: 5
call number/section: 720.9
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subjects: architecture, buildings [X]

The Visual Dictionary Of Buildings

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Labeled illustrations with explanatory text depict historical and contemporary structures, architectural elements, and building components from ancient times to the present.
720
year: 1992
copies: 21
call number/section: 720
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Historic Boston

author: Cooper, Jason
Describes Boston's history and takes a look at some of the city's historic buildings, including the state houses, Faneuil Hall, the Old North Church, and Paul Revere's house.
974.4
year: 1999
copies: 8
call number/section: 974.4
lexile: 860
subjects: historic sites, buildings [X], boston (mass.)

The Liberty Bell

author: Eldridge, Alison
"Introduces pre-readers to simple concepts about the Liberty Bell using short sentences and repetition of words"--Provided by publisher.
974.8
year: 2012
copies: 6
call number/section: 974.8
lexile: 50
subjects: liberty bell, buildings [X]

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