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A skyscraper goes up.

Carter Harman

A skyscraper goes up.

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Skyscrapers -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Building.,
  • Skyscrapers.

  • About the Edition

    A step-by-step account of building a fifty-four story office tower from planning to a view of the completed structure.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated with photos.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH1615 .H37
    The Physical Object
    Pagination137 p.
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5290979M
    ISBN 100394821475, 039492147X
    LC Control Number72011059

    While his book New Dimensions () extolled the skyscraper as a “distinctive and noble creation a monument of towering engineering and business enterprise,” Frankl rejected the idea that modern furniture should be standardized and mass-produced.


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