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World Wonders: Discover the Secrets of Our Planet's Iconic Structures

World Wonders: Discover the Secrets of Our Planet's Iconic Structures
 

Explore constructions and structures that shaped our world and learn their hidden secrets. World Wonders presents the greatest architectural achievements in human history.

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ISBN 9780008360115
Barcode 9780008360115
Release Date 7 October 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Gaszynski, Michal
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once released

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ISBN-13 9780008360115
ISBN-10 0008360111
Stock Release date is 7 October 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint Collins
Release Date 7 October 2019
International Release Date 3 October 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Gaszynski, Michal
Category History of Art
Architecture
Travel / Road Maps & Atlases
Museum, Historic Sites, Gallery & Art Guides
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 214mm
Height: 278mm
Weight 870g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Architecture, Architecture - Pictorial works, Buildings, Buildings - Pictorial works
NBS Text Travel & Holiday Guides: General
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 720.9
Catalogue Code 1004686

Description of this Book

Explore constructions and structures that shaped our world and learn their hidden secrets. World Wonders presents the greatest architectural achievements in human history. Each building analysed by the author is illustrated with its plans, maps and architectural details. Everything enriched with intriguing facts and curiosities, symbols and infographics. 50 unique structures described including; - Kennedy Space Centre - Great Wall of China - Eiffel Tower - Maracana Stadium - Great Pyramids - Svalbard Global Seed Vault

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Graduate from two leading business schools - Warsaw School of economics in Warsaw and NOVA School of Business & Economics in Lisbon, Portugal. He is currently working as a marketing specialist and graphic designer. His professional interests include data design and crowdfunding, and he is a founding member of the hugely successful `Explorer's Atlas' Kickstarter campaign and co-author of the `Explorer's Atlas'.

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