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ISBN :9789863597940 / Pages : 64

Super Engineering Project in Taiwan 01 Let’s Go Hsuehshan Tunnel

Author Jian-Qi Huang
Illustrator Aping Wu

The first book of the architecture and construction work for children The Hsuehshan tunnel is Taiwan’s first tunnel over 10 kilometers. It is not only long in length, but also passes through six faults in the Hsuehshan Mountains. The project was a tall order which took 15 years and collapsed more than 60 times as well as destroyed a TBM during the process. The highly difficulty was also reported by Encyclopedia Britannica. Base on the professional investigation and objective news collections, we appreciate to introduce the book and the Taiwan pride of architectural technology to our generation. Through reading this book, children can see the construction process of the tunnel and learn about the science, technology and how it influences the environment and our daily life.

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