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The Heights

Anatomy of a Skyscraper

by Kate Ascher

Hardcover, 207 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $35 |


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Book Summary

A graphic tour through the inner workings of modern skyscrapers explains how they operate and how sophisticated networks of technologies and utilities are possible within their complex structures.