|Item type||Location||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item holds|
|Book||725.11 S655T (Browse shelf)||Available||0084965555|
|720 H Buildings||720.9 L887G Great Buildings||721.04 H169S Skyscrapers||725.11 S655T The houses of parliament (Their history and purpose)||725.18 D217K Knights and castles||725.18 D218C Castle under siege||725.827 C554T The colosseum (How it was built and how it was used)|
This book tells the fascinating story of one of the world's greatest public buildings. We find out why it came to be built - after a huge fire in 1834 destroyed nearly all the existing parliament buildings - and how the innovations of the Industrial Revolution helped in its construction.