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"The Art of Construction" is a well-written book that teaches young children how to understand and appreciate structures and buildings, and how pressure, heat, wind, and... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Jiang Xueqin
Chose it for a project for school
It was a little too basic for me.
But still, it was interesting and I ended up giving it to my little sister—she is finishing... Read more
I COULD NOT GET ENOUGH OF THIS BOOK! I STAY UP NIGHTS READING CHAPTER AFTER CHAPTER. SPELLBINDING YET INFORMATIVE ON MANY LEVELS.Published 8 months ago by ed erwin
A good read. The author addresses a lot of detail and provides excellent examples of engineering principles. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Robert A. Avila
Really well written and good book. Explains everything well and someone can understand even though they might not be engineers..Published 11 months ago by Barbara
I purchased this book for my 10 year old son who wants to be an engineer or architect. This book is a fabulous introduction to the principles of architecture/engineering. Read morePublished 12 months ago by AshleyC
I always admired buildings, but never quite understood how they worked.
This book makes, for a complete novice, the art of buildings understandable and fascinating.
I gave this to a ten year old recently, and he was thrilled.
It doesn't have a lot of illustrations, but there are some neat projects in it... Read more
I am a middle school Tech Ed teacher and my media specialist just got this book in for my 8th graders, who are building bridges. Read morePublished 17 months ago by A. M. Chase