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Architecture according to pigeons / by Speck Lee Tailfeather ; illustrations by Natsko Seki.

By: Tailfeather, Speck Lee.
Contributor(s): Seki, Natsko, 1976-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London ; New York, NY : Phaidon Press, 2013Description: 63 p. : col. ill. ; 33 cm.ISBN: 9780714863535.Subject(s): Architecture -- Juvenile literature | Pigeons -- Juvenile literature
Contents:
Canterbury Cathedral -- Eiffel Tower -- Georges Pompidou Centre -- Notre-Dame de Ronchamp -- Basilica de la Sagrada Familia -- Venice -- San Giorgio Maggiore -- Colosseum -- Building bridges -- Great Pyramid of Giza -- Taj Mahal -- Great Wall of China -- Church of the Light -- Sydney Opera House -- Brasilia -- My best towers ever -- Fallingwater -- Chrysler Building -- Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Summary: Architecture According to Pigeons is the perfect introduction for children to the most beautiful buildings in the world and the basic principles of architecture, using a fun, lively and engaging way of learning. In this delightful book, a pigeon named Speck Lee Tailfeather reveals that pigeons are great aficionados of architecture and delivers an account of a journey around the globe with fun facts about each of the iconic buildings he visits. The book features the Colosseum, the Taj Mahal, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Sydney Opera House, the Eiffel Tower, Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater and dozens of other buildings from a 'bird's eye view' to delight children and parents alike.
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Canterbury Cathedral -- Eiffel Tower -- Georges Pompidou Centre -- Notre-Dame de Ronchamp -- Basilica de la Sagrada Familia -- Venice -- San Giorgio Maggiore -- Colosseum -- Building bridges -- Great Pyramid of Giza -- Taj Mahal -- Great Wall of China -- Church of the Light -- Sydney Opera House -- Brasilia -- My best towers ever -- Fallingwater -- Chrysler Building -- Walt Disney Concert Hall.

Architecture According to Pigeons is the perfect introduction for children to the most beautiful buildings in the world and the basic principles of architecture, using a fun, lively and engaging way of learning. In this delightful book, a pigeon named Speck Lee Tailfeather reveals that pigeons are great aficionados of architecture and delivers an account of a journey around the globe with fun facts about each of the iconic buildings he visits. The book features the Colosseum, the Taj Mahal, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Sydney Opera House, the Eiffel Tower, Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater and dozens of other buildings from a 'bird's eye view' to delight children and parents alike.

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