The Bridge

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620409119
Size: 42.93 MB
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Gay Talese, then early in his career at the New York Times, closely followed the construction, and soon after the opening of this marvel of human ingenuity and engineering, he chronicled the human drama of its completion-from the ...

The Bridge

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620406667
Size: 57.95 MB
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Celebrating the 50th anniversary of its completion, a detailed history of the construction of the longest suspension bridge in the United States, linking Brooklyn and Staten Island, features photos and architectural drawings while detailing ...

The Bridge

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 0802719139
Size: 51.36 MB
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Gay Talese, then early in his career at the New York Times, closely followed the construction, and soon after the opening his book The Bridge appeared.

New York S Golden Age Of Bridges

Author: Antonio Masi
Publisher: Empire State Editions
ISBN: 0823240657
Size: 18.32 MB
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In New York's Golden Age of Bridges, artist Antonio Masi's paintings and Joan Marans Dim's text encourage the understanding and appreciation of the art and history of the city's nine "Golden-Age" bridges, explore the connections they've ...

Bridges Of The World

Author: Charles S. Whitney
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486429953
Size: 11.17 MB
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"A book to delight the heart and eye of a pontist whether he be an admirer and lover of bridges or a designer and builder.

Mighty Mac

Author: Lawrence A. Rubin
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814318171
Size: 34.92 MB
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This impressive photograph collection captures the struggles and the hardships, as well as the determination and the pride of the men who labored to build the Mackinac Bridge.

Invisible New York

Author: Stanley Greenberg
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 080185945X
Size: 56.84 MB
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Reveals the hidden infrastructure of New York City demonstrating its technological evolution since the nineteenth century

Six Bridges

Author: Darl Rastorfer
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300080476
Size: 21.33 MB
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This book examines the genius of Ammann and the special group of bridges he designed and engineered as part of the New York region’s interstate highway system.

Crossing Under The Hudson

Author: Angus K. Gillespie
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813550033
Size: 77.60 MB
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Writing in an accessible style that incorporates historical accounts with a lively and entertaining approach, Angus Kress Gillespie explores these two monumental works of civil engineering and the public who embraced them.

Seeing Through Paintings

Author: Andrea Kirsh
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300094084
Size: 17.64 MB
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This prize-winning book offers the only comprehensive discussion available on materials, techniques, and condition issues in Western easel paintings from medieval times to the present. “An essential handbook for the pro, and also a ...