How Science Saved the Eiffel Tower (Other)

How Science Saved the Eiffel Tower By Emma Bland Smith, Lia Visirin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emma Bland Smith, Lia Visirin (Illustrator)
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The city of Paris wanted to tear down the Eiffel Tower Gustave Eiffel, an engineer and amateur scientist, had built the incredible structure for the 1889 World's Fair. Created using cutting-edge technology, it stood taller than any other building in the world More than a million delighted people flocked to visit it during the fair. But the officials wondered, beyond being a spectacle, what is it good for? It must come down But Eiffel loved his tower. He crafted a clever plan to make the tower too useful to tear down by turning it into a laboratory such as science has never had at its disposal. As the date for the tower's demolition approached, Eiffel raced to prove its worth. Could science save the Eiffel Tower?


Product Details
ISBN: 9781684465316
ISBN-10: 1684465311
Publisher: Capstone Editions
Publication Date: August 1st, 2022
Language: English