Elizabeth Mann's Wonders of the World Books
Published by Mikaya Press
11 Total Books

In the Wonders of the World series, author Elizabeth Mann explores 12 of the greatest structures ever built in the history of mankind.  Generously illustrated with both photographs and color paintings, these exceptional resources provide a window into the design, effort and sacrifice men and women made to forever alter the geography of our planet.   

From the ancient civilizations who envisioned and constructed Machu Picchu and the Great Pyramid to the modern techniques utilized to plan and build the Empire State Building and the Brooklyn Bridge, the author carries the reader through the step-by step process necessary to achieve these finished masterpieces. Further, she provides careful detail about the culture and personalities that prompted individuals to achieve seemingly impossible projects. 

With dramatic illustrations and extraordinary writing, this series will become a favorite of anyone interested in architecture, geography and the history of our civilization.

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