Engineers Rule: Building Bridges and Roads: Civil Engineers, 1st Edition

  • Amy Hayes
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  • ISBN-10: 1508145350
  • ISBN-13: 9781508145356
  • DDC: 624
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This book will awe readers as they learn about the engineers that literally build the world around them. Readers will enjoy exploring the field of civil engineering, from designing bridges and roads to constructing buildings and dams. The text also introduces readers to famous civil engineers who have shaped the field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The World of Civil Engineering.
2: Engineering the Roads and Rails.
3: Structural Engineering.
4: Types of Bridges.
5: The Golden Gate Bridge.
6: Building Skyscrapers.
7: Geotechnical Engineering.
8: Running Water.
9: Construction Engineers.
10: The Future of Civil Engineering.
11: First Steps to Becoming a Civil Engineer.
12: On Your Way!.
13: Designing the World.