The builders : marvels of engineering / published by the Book Division, National Geographic Society.

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Published: Washington, DC : The Society, c1992.
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Format: Book
Table of Contents:
  • Overcoming distance : roads, canals, bridges, railroads, pipelines
  • Height and depth : towers, tunnels, skyscrapers
  • Public spaces : sports arenas, exposition halls
  • The need for protection : on land, from water
  • Responding to the spirit : pyramids, temples, domes, Gothic cathedrals
  • Harnessing nature's power : wind, solar, hydroelectric.