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Who Built That? Bridges Didier Cornille

Who Built That? Bridges

An Introduction to Ten Great Bridges and Their Designers

Didier Cornille

Details: Hardcover
Size: 12.5 X 5.5 IN
Pages: 96
Color: 90
Publication Date: 10/18/2016
Rights: World
ISBN: 9781616895167


In this latest addition to his popular Who Built That? series, Didier Cornille presents ten of the most important bridges in the world, from the Brooklyn to the Golden Gate; from the first in cast iron to the longest in concrete; from small footbridges to the tallest in the world. Cornille introduces each engineer or architect and the main concepts of their work through charming step-by-step drawings and accessible text. Who Built That? Bridges is a fun primer for children of all ages interested in learning about these incredible structures and the engineering and design concepts behind each one.

Didier Cornille is a designer, illustrator, and professor at the Ecole des'Beaux-Arts in Le Mans, France

Editorial Reviews

A Daily Dose of Architecture

Didier's drawings are colorful and have a playfulness that is commendable.