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            What Do Construction Workers Do All Day?
              

            What Do Construction Workers Do All Day? (Library Binding)

            By Mahoney, Emily Jankowski

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            ISBN 9781538256855
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2020
            Publisher Gareth Stevens Publishing
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Series What do they do?
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            Bridges: The science and art of the world's most inspiring structures
              

            Bridges: The science and art of the world's most inspiring structures (Paperback)

            By Blockley, David

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            Bridges are remarkable structures. Often vast, immense, and sometimes beautiful, they can be icons of cities. David Blockley explains how to read a bridge, how they stand up, and how engineers design them to be so strong. He examines the engineering problems posed by bridges, and... considers their cultural, aesthetic, and historical importance.
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            ISBN 9780199645725
            Released NZ 8 May 2012
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Total Sustainability in the Built Environment
             

            Total Sustainability in the Built Environment (Paperback)

            By Cotgrave, Alison; Riley, Mike

            • RRP: $129.99
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            The first textbook in sustainable construction bringing together the whole range of topics from planning through to facilities management in an accessible and engaging way, and complete with illustrations and photographs. Written by experts and including real-world case studies, ...this book can be used as a core text or across several modules.
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            ISBN 9780230390584
            Released NZ 6 Dec 2012
            Publisher Macmillan Education
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Operative Design: A Catalog of Spatial Verbs
             

            Operative Design: A Catalog of Spatial Verbs (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By di Mari, Anthony; Yoo, Nora

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            Verbs can be metaphors for how a building should look.

            ISBN 9789063692896
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2014
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Dan Cruickshank's Bridges: Heroic Designs That Changed the World
             

            Dan Cruickshank's Bridges: Heroic Designs That Changed the World (Hardback)

            By Cruickshank, Dan

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            This is Dan Cruickshank's personal, passionate and learned journey into the very awe-inspiring architectural icons which have transformed culture, society, industry and landscapes throughout the world -- bridges.

            ISBN 9780007318186
            Released NZ 7 Dec 2010
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Infographic: Top Ten: Record-Breaking Buildings
             

            Infographic: Top Ten: Record-Breaking Buildings (Paperback)

            By Richards, Jon; Simkins, Ed

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            Find out all about the brilliant buildings that set the world records, from the tallest and longest to the busiest and the most expensive - all in stunningly designed infographics.

            ISBN 9780750297837
            Released NZ 10 Jan 2017
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Infographic: Top Ten
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            The Great Arc: The Dramatic Tale of How India Was Mapped and Everest Was Named
             

            The Great Arc: The Dramatic Tale of How India Was Mapped and Everest Was Named (Paperback, New edition)

            By Keay, John

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            This title is a vivid description of one of the most ambitious scientific projects undertaken in the 19th century - the measurement of the Himalayas and the mapping of the Indian subcontinent, and the men who undertook it, William Lambton and George Everest.

            ISBN 9780006531234
            Released NZ 31 Jul 2001
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Essential Sustainable Home Design: A Complete Guide to Goals, Options, and the Design Process

            Essential Sustainable Home Design: A Complete Guide to Goals, Options, and the Design Process (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Magwood, Chris

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            Design your own sustainable home

            ISBN 9780865718500
            Released NZ 22 Aug 2017
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Sustainable Building Essentials Series
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            Heat Pumps for the Home: 2nd Edition
              

            Heat Pumps for the Home: 2nd Edition (Paperback)

            By Cantor, John; Illustrated by Harper, Gavin D. J.

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            In recent years, heat pumps have emerged as a promising new form of technology with a relatively low environmental impact. Moreover, they have presented householders with an opportunity to reduce their heating bills. Heat pumps can heat a building by 'pumping' heat from either th...e ground or the air outside: an intriguing process which utilizes principles that are somewhat analogous to those employed in the domestic refrigerator. Armed with the practical information contained in these pages, homeowners will have the necessary knowledge to take advantage of this potentially low-carbon technology to heat their properties. Now in an updated new edition, Heat Pumps for the Home describes what a heat pump is, how it works, the different methods of pumping heat and the importance of an appropriate and well-planned installation. It also provides you with the information that you need in order to make up your own mind about whether a heat pump might be appropriate to your own circumstances, and also demonstrates what you need to do to in order to make the system work efficiently.
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            ISBN 9781785007798
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2020
            Publisher The Crowood Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Stonemason: A History of Building Britain

            The Stonemason: A History of Building Britain (Hardback)

            By Ziminski, Andrew

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            Part-hands-on archaeological history of Britain, part-deeply personal insight into this ancient craft by a stonemason who has worked on Britain's greatest monuments, from Stonehenge to St Paul's.

            ISBN 9781473663930
            Released NZ 5 Mar 2020
            Publisher John Murray Press
            Interest Age 16+ years
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