Who Built That? Bridges


Designer Didier Cornille
Description Hardcover book, 6" x 13", 96 pages
Author Didier Cornille
Publisher Princeton Architectural Press
Appropriate Age Range 10 to 13 years old
Didier Cornille presents ten of the most important bridges in the world, from the Brooklyn Bridge and the Golden Gate Bridge to the first cast-iron bridge (the Iron Bridge) and the tallest bridge in the world (the Millau Viaduct). Cornille introduces each engineer or architect and the hallmarks of their work through charming step-by-step drawings and accessible text. A fun primer for readers of all ages interested in learning more about these incredible structures and the architectural concepts behind them.