The Story Behind Skyscrapers by Sean Price
  

The Story Behind Skyscrapers

Written by Sean Price
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Part of the True Stories Series

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Synopsis

The Story Behind Skyscrapers by Sean Price

How tall is the worlds tallest skyscraper? Why is the Leaning Tower of Pisa crooked? Who invented the elevator brake? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the surprising truth about a range of subjects. Discover everything you could wish to know, and some things youll wish you didnt, about a huge range of topics!

About the Author

Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of Junior Scholastic magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as National Geographic Kids and The New York Times Upfront . He lives with his family in Alabama.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: 8+ years

Author

Sean Price
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Publisher

Heinemann Library an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd
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Publication date

15th April 2010

ISBN

9780431115108


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