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Skywalkers

author: Weitzman, David
Narrative text and photographs examines Native American history and the development of structural engineering and architecture, focusing on Mohawk ironworkers.
693
year: 2010
copies: 20
call number/section: 693
lexile: 1150

Skyscrapers And High Rises

author: Priwer, Shana
Provides an overview of the history and development of skyscrapers and high rises, describing the methods used to design and build them and highlighting some of the world's tallest and most advanced buildings.
720
year: 2009
copies: 2
call number/section: 720
lexile:
subjects: structural design, skyscrapers [X], tall buildings [X], architectural design

How Tall Is Tall?

author: Parker, Victoria
Learn about some of the world's tallest structures. Find out how we measure height and see how different types of structures compare.
720
year: 2011
copies: 6
call number/section: 720
lexile: 720
subjects: tall buildings [X], skyscrapers [X], weights and measures

Skyscraper

author: Ostler, Tim
Diagrams, illustrations, and photos show the different stages involved in building a skyscraper.
690
year: 1988
copies: 1
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: tall buildings [X], skyscrapers [X], building

13 Skyscrapers Children Should Know

author: Finger, Brad
Profiles thirteen famous skyscrapers around the world, from the Woolworth Building to the Burj Khalifa.
720
year: 2016
copies: 1
call number/section: 720
lexile:
subjects: skyscrapers [X], tall buildings [X], architecture

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