Science & Nature
The Science Of Bridges and Tunnels
This fascinating guide to the construction and architecture of buildings through the ages combines fact-packed, easy-to-read text with colourful and quirky illustrations. From cathedrals to skyscrapers, it is an eye-opening introduction to how humans have designed buildings to house the myriad different aspects of life.
Each spread has multiple entry points, including an introductory paragraph, illustrations and side panels such as Fascinating Fact, Can You Believe It?, and Try It Yourself, which provide additional information and handy advice.
A published author of over eighty books, mainly for children and young adults, Alex lives in Southgate, North London, with his wife and two children.