Author(s): Reg Cox
The most amazing landmarks of man and nature! Explore the greatest achievements of mankind and nature with this fascinating series. Looking at wonders from all human eras as well as the natural world, The Seven Wonders of the World takes readers on a tour from The Hanging Garden's of Babylon all the way to the Sears Tower in Chicago. - Clear but detailed text explains the origins of the wonders, why they were created and how they were made. - Detailed and evocative artwork shows what the wonders look (or looked) like and gives the reader insight into the atmosphere of the location - Covers landmarks in different eras to show how building materials and methods have changed over time. - A valuable resource for libraries and homework assignments due to the high levels of detail and wide range of topics covered. - Each book contains a glossary, a table of contents and a detailed index.