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Concrete : From the Ground Up / By Larissa Theule ; Illustrated by Steve Light

Theule, Larissa, (Author). Light, Steve, (Illustrator).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Krum Public Library.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Denton County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Texas Library Consortium. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Krum Public Library J 620.1 THE (Text) 36249000195392 J NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781536212501
  • ISBN: 1536212504
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2022

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references
Summary, etc.:
"From a lowly mixture of stone, sand, water, and cement have sprung sidewalks, streets, and skyscrapers, . . . lighthouses and . . . palaces, long bridges and massive dams. In ancient building practices, in modern engineering, and in the architecture of the future, humble concrete plays a mighty role in the creation of the human-made world. With facts and . . . running narrative in the form of repartee-filled speech bubbles, [this book] is . . . informative and visually sweeping"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Concrete construction > Juvenile Literature
Architecture > Juvenile Literature
Concrete > Social aspects > Juvenile Literature
Civilization > Juvenile Literature
Civil engineering > Juvenile Literature
Genre: Picture books
Creative nonfiction

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