The X-ray Picture Book of Big Buildings of the Ancient WorldBook - 1993
Readers will be intrigued with these book's expansive, X-ray vision of the world. Packed with full-color illustrations, magnifications and cutaways, combined with a fascinating text, these books tackle topics from architecture to animals. From the highly acclaimed David Salariya, of Timelines fame. Includes a glossary and an index.Find out how some of the wonders of the ancient world came to be -- from the great pyramids and the Parthenon to the Basilica of St. Peter, the Taj Mahal, and Notre Dame. A fascinating text provides insight into how people lived and worked in these remarkable buildings.
Publisher: New York : F. Watts, c1993
Branch Call Number: j720 J498x
Characteristics: 48 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm
Alternative Title: Big buildings of the ancient world