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The Heights: Anatomy of a Skyscraper

The Heights: Anatomy of a Skyscraper

by Kate Ascher

Editeur : Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
ISBN: 9781594203039
Broché: 208
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Taille du fichier: 6 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-09-15

La description:

From the author of The Works: Anatomy of a City comes a gorgeous graphic tour through the inner workings of skyscrapers. The skyscraper is perhaps the most recognizable icon of the modern urban landscape. Providing offices, homes, restaurants, and shopping to thousands of inhabitants, modern skyscrapers function as small cities- with infrastructure not unlike that hidden beneath our streets. Clean water is provided to floors thousands of feet in the sky; elevators move people swiftly and safely throughout the building; and telecom networks allow virtual meetings with people on other continents. How are these services-considered essential, but largely ...