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Author Agrawal, Roma, 1983-
Title Built : the hidden stories behind our structures / Roma Agrawal.
Imprint New York, NY : Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2018.
©2018.
Edition First U.S. edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TA633 .A36 2018    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TA633 .A36 2018    AVAILABLE  
Subject Structural engineering -- Popular works.
Building -- Popular works.
Description 300 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Edition First U.S. edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-282) and index.
Contents Storey -- Force -- Fire -- Clay -- Metal -- Rock -- Sky -- Earth -- Hollow -- Pure -- Clean -- Idol -- Bridge -- Dream.
Summary Looks at the history of structural engineering, discusses the science behind the field, describes how engineers keep modern buildings from falling down and how a bridge can span distances, and compares modern solutions with those from ancient cultures. --Publisher.
ISBN 9781635570229 (hardcover)
1635570220 (hardcover)
9781635570212 (electronic book)
9781635570236
1635570239
9781408870365
1408870363
9781408870358
1408870355
OCLC # 982505896