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Language: English . Brand New Book. Provides information about Machu Picchu, including such facts as the lack of an Incan writing system and that the whole structure was built without mortar. N° de réf. du libraire FLT9781482404524
Synopsis : Hundreds of years ago, the Inca of South America created an influential and lasting culture. They constructed miles of highways and bridges. Perhaps most fascinating is the mountain city of Macchu Pichu with its many technological marvels. Even today, experts are still amazed by the builders techniques and accomplishments. Inside this volume, educational and engaging text is paired with illustrations and color photographs. Readers will delight in learning about this rare mountain treasure.
From School Library Journal: Gr 2–5—A combination of outstanding illustrative material and engaging writing gives emerging readers an appealing introduction to some of the world's most important historical landmarks and the cultures that produced them. The facts help describe interesting or unique aspects of the ancient culture, the construction or purpose of the landmark, or its broader significance. Large color photos, archival illustrations, maps, diagrams, and cutaway drawings will help readers understand the enormous scope of the projects and the innovation and effort necessary for construction. Informative captions augment the main text of each page. By the time readers finish the lively and truly "fun facts" in these books, they will know much more about these fabulous places and how and why they were built. Excellent choices for all elementary libraries.
Titre : 20 Fun Facts about Machu Picchu (Hardback)
Éditeur : Gareth Stevens Publishing
Date d'édition : 2014
Reliure : Hardback
Etat du livre : New
Description du livre Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library, 2014. LIB. État : Brand New. 32 pages. 8.50x8.50x0.25 inches. In Stock. N° de réf. du libraire zk1482404524
Description du livre Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2014. Library Binding. État : Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. N° de réf. du libraire 1482404524