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The Resource Towering homes, Written by Gerry Bailey ; Illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera, Michelle Todd, and Joelle Dreidemy

Towering homes, Written by Gerry Bailey ; Illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera, Michelle Todd, and Joelle Dreidemy

Label
Towering homes
Title
Towering homes
Statement of responsibility
Written by Gerry Bailey ; Illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera, Michelle Todd, and Joelle Dreidemy
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ideal for students living in an urban area, colorful illustrations and humorous characters outline the steps needed to build towering homes. Building big and building up, students learn about problems and solutions encountered by engineers and architects."--
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-
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Bailey, Gerry
Dewey number
728
Index
index present
LC call number
NA6230
LC item number
.B33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chiacchiera, Moreno
  • Todd, Michelle
  • Dreidemy, Joelle
Series statement
Young architect
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tall buildings
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Tall buildings
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Tall buildings
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Towering homes, Written by Gerry Bailey ; Illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera, Michelle Todd, and Joelle Dreidemy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A pile of homes -- Stories -- Architect's words : elevator, escalator, stairs, fire escape -- Glass and steel -- Architect's words : foundations -- Architect's tools : scale model -- Layer on top of layer -- Cave homes -- Rising to a point -- Raising the bridge -- Perched on the rocks -- On a tilt -- Architect's tools : plumb line -- Raised on stilts -- Stilts in water
Control code
ocn844726530
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778702894
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding)
Lccn
2013023899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844726530
  • (Sirsi) a1839696
Label
Towering homes, Written by Gerry Bailey ; Illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera, Michelle Todd, and Joelle Dreidemy
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A pile of homes -- Stories -- Architect's words : elevator, escalator, stairs, fire escape -- Glass and steel -- Architect's words : foundations -- Architect's tools : scale model -- Layer on top of layer -- Cave homes -- Rising to a point -- Raising the bridge -- Perched on the rocks -- On a tilt -- Architect's tools : plumb line -- Raised on stilts -- Stilts in water
Control code
ocn844726530
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778702894
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding)
Lccn
2013023899
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844726530
  • (Sirsi) a1839696

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