How do aqueducts work?

by Roza, Greg,

Format: Print Book 2017
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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Carnegie Library of Homestead Children Non Fiction J 627.13 Roza
Location  Carnegie Library of Homestead
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 627.13 Roza
 
 
Penn Hills Library Juvenile Non-Fiction j 627.13 ROZ
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 627.13 ROZ
 
 
Summary
Many of us take the water that comes out of our faucets for granted. But have you ever wondered how water makes it to your house in the first place? Sometimes it travels for hundreds of miles, thanks to aqueducts. This volume takes readers on a journey to the ancient world to see how people created aqueducts to serve burgeoning civilizations. Readers will also discover that today's aqueducts are technological marvels crafted by scientists, engineers, and many other professionals. Diagrams and stunning photographs of aqueducts both ancient and modern are sure to dazzle readers. The text focuses on STEM skills and has been aligned with relevant curricular topics in both social studies and science.
Additional Information
Subjects catreq 03/17/17 hm
Publisher 2017
Edition First edition.
Notes Includes index.
From the series "STEM Waterworks."
Description 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 23 cm
ISBN 1499419937
9781499419931
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