Giant cranes help build enormous structures in our world. Truck-mounted cranes help assemble wind turbines. Tower cranes help build skyscrapers. Gantry cranes help put together oil platforms. Readers will learn about these amazing monster machines and more. The informative text is paired with remarkable, full-color photographs to show readers what it's like to operate these giant machines.
* Reviews *Series review: Monster MachinesMachine-obsessed students will gravitate toward these titles, which introduce different vehicles and explain how they work. Each book ends with either an outstanding example of the machine or additional fascinating facts.School Library Journal