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The Resource Ancient homes, by Saranne Taylor ; illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera and Michelle Todd

Ancient homes, by Saranne Taylor ; illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera and Michelle Todd

Label
Ancient homes
Title
Ancient homes
Statement of responsibility
by Saranne Taylor ; illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera and Michelle Todd
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What kind of houses did they build in ancient times? Did they use the same materials as today? How can archaeologists tell so much about buried towns and buildings when they dig up the ruins? An architect's notebook helps answer these questions
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Taylor, Saranne
Dewey number
722
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chiacchiera, Moreno
  • Todd, Michelle
Series statement
Young architect
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dwellings
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Architecture, Ancient
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ancient homes, by Saranne Taylor ; illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera and Michelle Todd
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Mud towers -- Inside an ancient site -- Architect's notebook : Town planning -- Architect's notes : grid -- Museums -- Choosing a site -- Architect's words : settlement -- What do we need? -- Architect's notebook : Ancient tools and technology -- Moving stones -- 9,000 years ago! -- Petra -- architect's notebook: Water engineering -- Flooded! the story of Atlantis -- Pompeii -- Archaeologist's words: excavation -- New or old technology? -- Architect's notes: underfloor heating -- Activity: design your own mosaic 30 glossary -- Learning more -- Index
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780778714378
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014020970
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 132372
  • 752017
Label
Ancient homes, by Saranne Taylor ; illustrated by Moreno Chiacchiera and Michelle Todd
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Mud towers -- Inside an ancient site -- Architect's notebook : Town planning -- Architect's notes : grid -- Museums -- Choosing a site -- Architect's words : settlement -- What do we need? -- Architect's notebook : Ancient tools and technology -- Moving stones -- 9,000 years ago! -- Petra -- architect's notebook: Water engineering -- Flooded! the story of Atlantis -- Pompeii -- Archaeologist's words: excavation -- New or old technology? -- Architect's notes: underfloor heating -- Activity: design your own mosaic 30 glossary -- Learning more -- Index
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780778714378
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014020970
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 132372
  • 752017

Library Locations

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      43.1603307 -79.2460639
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