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The Resource Wonders of the world, Philip Steele ; foreword by Françoise Rivière

Wonders of the world, Philip Steele ; foreword by Françoise Rivière

Label
Wonders of the world
Title
Wonders of the world
Statement of responsibility
Philip Steele ; foreword by Françoise Rivière
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the greatest statues and structures from ancient times to the modern world, including the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Taj Mahal, and the Three Gorges Dam in China
Member of
Summary
Photographs, text, and computer-generated images reveal the greatest statues and structures that the world has ever seen, from the ingenuity of ancient engineering to the innovation of modern marvels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
205805
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steele, Philip
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CB151
LC item number
.S76 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Riviere, Francoise
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kingfisher knowledge
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Historic buildings
  • Historic sites
  • Antiquities
  • Architecture
  • Seven Wonders of the World
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Historic buildings
  • Historic sites
  • Antiquities
  • Architecture
  • Seven Wonders of the World
  • Antiquities
  • Architecture
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Historic buildings
  • Historic sites
  • Seven Wonders of the World
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Wonders of the world, Philip Steele ; foreword by Françoise Rivière
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0617/2006022516.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pyramids of Egypt -- Hanging Gardens of Babylon -- Statue of Zeus at Olympia -- Temple of Artemis at Ephesus -- Mausoleum at Halicarnassos -- The Colossus of Rhodes -- The Pharos at Alexandria -- The Colosseum at Rome -- Great Wall of China -- Angkor Wat -- Easter Island statues -- Great temple at Tenochtitlán -- The Taj Mahal -- Canals of Venice -- Empire State Building, NYC -- Sydney Opera House, Australia -- CERN -- WWW -- Gorges Dam, Chang Jiang, China -- Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, Japan -- Hubble Space Telescope
Control code
ocm70407733
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780753459799
Lccn
2006022516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70407733
Label
Wonders of the world, Philip Steele ; foreword by Françoise Rivière
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0617/2006022516.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pyramids of Egypt -- Hanging Gardens of Babylon -- Statue of Zeus at Olympia -- Temple of Artemis at Ephesus -- Mausoleum at Halicarnassos -- The Colossus of Rhodes -- The Pharos at Alexandria -- The Colosseum at Rome -- Great Wall of China -- Angkor Wat -- Easter Island statues -- Great temple at Tenochtitlán -- The Taj Mahal -- Canals of Venice -- Empire State Building, NYC -- Sydney Opera House, Australia -- CERN -- WWW -- Gorges Dam, Chang Jiang, China -- Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, Japan -- Hubble Space Telescope
Control code
ocm70407733
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780753459799
Lccn
2006022516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70407733

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