Bridge building bridge designs and how they work by Diana Briscoe

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Published by Red Brick Learning in Bloomington, MN .

Written in English

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  • Bridges -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature,
  • Bridges -- History -- Juvenile literature

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementby Diana Briscoe.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesHigh five reading
LC ClassificationsTG148 .B75 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3289695M
ISBN 100736838538, 0736838813
LC Control Number2004003491

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