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Engineering : The Riveting World of Buildings and Machines (Hardcover) (Tom Jackson)

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How does a 3D printer work? What stops a skyscraper from falling over? Where does a smart phone store information?

Welcome to the world of engineering! Discover how the familiar machines and buildings in today's world are constructed, and how they function. How do scientists choose the right materials for the right job? Which scientific principles lie behind each machine or structure?

Basher's highly original books explain difficult scientific concepts in ingenious ways, making them tangible, understandable and even lovable. Chatty first-person text and stylish, contemporary character illustrations give a voice, personality, and story to each topic -- it's a truly brilliant way to communicate science.

Number of Pages: 128
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Basher Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Kingfisher
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Tom Jackson
Language: English
Street Date: January 10, 2017
TCIN: 52038996
UPC: 9780753473108
Item Number (DPCI): 248-40-0324
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