WHO BUILT THAT? BRIDGES An Introduction to Ten Great Bridges and Their Designers/Tous les ponts sont dans la nature
A fun-filled tour through ten of the most important bridges by the greatest architects of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
In this latest addition to his popular Who Built That? series, Didier Cornille presents ten of the most important bridges in the world, from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Golden Gate; from the first one built with cast iron, to the longest one in concrete; from small footbridges to the tallest in the world. Cornille presents each engineer or architect and the main concepts of their work through charming step-by-step drawings and an easy-to-read text. Who Built That? Bridges is a fun introduction for children of all ages interested in learning about these incredible structures and the engineering and design concepts behind each one.
“Didier’s drawings are colourful and have a playfulness that is commendable.” A Daily Dose of Architecture
Rights sold in English, Korean and Simple Chinese.
Pépite du livre d’art 2014 – Salon de Montreuil
- All Ages
- Hardcover ● 32 x 14 cm ● 78 pages
- EAN : 9782330030599 ● 14,90 € ● 2015