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Skyscrapers

author: Simon, Seymour
Discusses the construction of skyscrapers focusing on materials, size, weight, and type.
720
year: 2012
copies: 10
call number/section: 720
lexile: 850
subjects: skyscrapers [X], architecture, modern, architecture [X], electronic books

Skyscrapers

author: Severance, John B
Details some of the innovations that enabled the building of taller and taller buildings, describes the various schools of skyscraper architecture, and explores the history of several famous skyscrapers.
720
year: 2000
copies: 5
call number/section: 720
lexile:
subjects: skyscrapers [X], architecture [X]

Manhattan Skyscrapers

author: Nash, Eric Peter
720.48
year: 2005
copies: 1
call number/section: 720.48
lexile:
subjects: skyscrapers [X], architecture [X], manhattan (new york, n.y.)

One World Trade Center

author: Rose, Simon
Describes the rebuilding of the World Trade Center after it was destroyed on September 11, 2001.
725
year: 2015
copies: 4
call number/section: 725
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Record-breaking Building Feats

author: Richards, Jon
What is the oldest building in the world? How big is the largest space station? How tall are the biggest skyscrapers? Find out all about the brilliant buildings that set world records—from the tallest and longest to the busiest and the most expensive—all in stunningly designed infographics.
720.2
year: 2015
copies: 2
call number/section: 720.2
lexile: 1140
subjects: buildings, architecture [X], skyscrapers [X], supermarkets, museums, zoos, aquariums, palaces, bridges, towers

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, architecture [X]

One World Trade Center

author: Murray, Julie
"[An introduction to] One World Trade Center, which is also known as the Freedom Tower.
FIC
year: 2019
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 660

20 Fun Facts About The Empire State Building

author: Mahoney, Emily Jankowski
Readers will aspire to see the Empire State Building this architectural wonder in person.
FIC
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copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
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