Bridges Are to Cross

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, Nov 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
3 Reviews
This ingeniously engineered book takes readers from the car-carrying Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California to the water-carrying Segovia Aqueduct in Spain to the people-carrying Ponte di Rialto in Italy. Readers young and old will delight in poring over the bridges and their settings, all impressively replicated and packed with details.

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User Review  - rpazmino-calligan - LibraryThing

While this book is not chock full of text, it does give a glimpse of many different bridges all over the world. Each bridge is described by what or who crosses it and there is a date of when it was ... Read full review

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User Review  - berethalindsey - LibraryThing

The book is good if the students have an assignment about bridges because the book has illustations of different bridges, the location, and function of the bridges. If a child ask about a brige, this ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Philemon Sturges was an architect and the author of several books for children, including I Love Trains!, I Love Trucks!, I Love Planes!, I Love School!, and I Love Bugs!

Giles Laroche lives in Salem, Massachusetts. His amazing paper relief art has illustrated many children's books. This is his first book for Houghton Mifflin.

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