Design of Building Trusses

A well done introduction to the practical steps of truss design. Written in 2004. It has 448 pages and has an average of 4.5 star rating on Amazon. Contains Illustrations. Here is the link to purchase this book at Amazon: Design of Building Trusses (Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides)

Bridges: Amazing Structures to Design, Build & Test

This is a great book to learn about bridges, how they work and how to build them. Designed for grades 2-6, this book contains arch bridges, beam bridges, and suspension bridges. Included are activities and challenges to think outside the box. This is a great resource for children who want to understand more about bridges