Tuesday, 26 November 2019

"Colossus" by Colin Hynson and Guilia Lombardo (Templar Publishing)

Have you ever wondered how the world's most amazing constructions were designed and built? Not just buildings, but amazing ships, fantastic bridges and stunning landmarks.

"Colossus" by Colin Hynson and Guilia Lombardo celebrates some of the most iconic engineering projects ever dreamed up by their creative and talented designers, constructions that have - and will - stand the test of time.

True colossi, stretching back through time to when workers built the pyramids, right up to modern times and amazing projects such as the International Space Station.

From high in space, to underground, engineering projects are everywhere and this brilliant book will tell you all you need to know about The Golden Gate Bridge, The London Underground, The Hoover Dam, The Great Wall of China, The SS Great Britain and many, many more.

Sum this book up in a sentence: A truly fantastic book for kids to learn all about how the most amazing engineering projects were brought into the world.

"Colossus" by Colin Hynson and Guilia Lombardo is out now, published by Templar Publishing (kindly supplied for review).