Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

by Jennifer Hurtig

Hardcover

$9.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781590369432
Publisher: Weigl Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/01/2008
Series: Structural Wonders Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

Table of Contents


What is Machu Picchu?     5
Building History     6
Big Ideas     9
Profile     10
The Science Behind the Building     12
Science and Technology     14
Computer-Aided Design     16
Measuring the Ruins     19
Environmental Viewpoint     20
Construction Careers     22
Notable Structures     24
Stone Structures Around the World     26
Quiz     28
Make a Star Clock     29
Further Research     30
Glossary     31
Index     32

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