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Fantastic Feats and Failures

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4 out of 5
Based on 6 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
Astronauts on Apollo 13 averted disaster with the help of duct tape. The design of the Sydney Opera House was based on the segments of an orange. The Tacoma Narrows Bridge swayed so much it was nicknamed "Galloping Gertie." From genius designs to deadly design-flaws, the story of engineering is full of oddities and surprises. Fantastic Feats and Failures includes bridge and dome-building projects,... More
Book Information
PublisherKids Can Press Ltd
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages52
ISBN-101553376331
ISBN-13978-1553376330
Publication Date08/01/2004
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About Editors of YES Mag (Author) : Editors of YES Mag is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Editors of YES Mag include Science Detectives: How Scientists Solved Six Real-Life Mysteries, Robots: Fro... more
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