Eyewitness Series: Building, 1st Edition

  • Philip Wilkinson
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  • ISBN-10: 0756669103
  • ISBN-13: 9780756669102
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 66 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2000 | Published/Released December 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2000

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What Is a Building?.
2: Building with Wood.
3: Wooden Houses.
4: Earth and all Its Uses.
5: Building with Bricks.
6: Stone and Its Uses.
7: Carved in Stone.
8: Building a Building.
9: Timber-Framed Buildings.
10: Supporting the Roof.
11: Covering up.
12: On the Roof.
13: Thatching.
14: Columns and Arches.
15: Vaults.
16: Reach for the Sky.
17: Staircases.
18: Fireplaces and Chimneys.
19: Wall and Floor Tiles.
20: Under Your Feet.
21: Doors and Doorways.
22: Windows.
23: Stained Glass.
24: Finishing Off.
25: Balconies.
26: Finishing Touches.
27: Building in Difficult Places.
Index.
Acknowledgments.