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The Bridges of New York

Sharon Reier - History - 2012 - 160 pages
Stirring text-and-picture tribute to over 75 New York City bridges from the era of New Amsterdam to Robert Moses' modern-day achievements. A highly readable text ...
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The Bridges of New Jersey: Portraits of Garden State Crossings

Steven M. Richman - Architecture - 2005 - 177 pages
Furnishes a photographic journey across New Jersey's six thousand bridges, some of which are steeped in history, dating back to the colonial era and the Revolutionary War, and ...
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New York's Golden Age of Bridges

History - 2011 - 140 pages
In New York's golden age of bridges, artist Antonio Masi teams up with writer and New York City historian Joan Marans Dim to offer a multidimensional exploration of New York ...
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Robert Silverberg - Bridges - 1966 - 189 pages
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The Story of America's Bridges

Ray Spangenburg, Diane Moser - Transportation - 1999 - 96 pages
Traces the history of bridges in America, focusing on the people and technology involved in the construction of wooden, iron, suspension, cantilever, and modern-day bridges.
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The Brooklyn Bridge

G. S. Prentzas - Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) - 2009 - 120 pages
Opened on May 24, 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge is widely considered the greatest engineering achievement of the 19th century. This vision of designer John Augustus Roebling would ...
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Engineers of Dreams: Great Bridge Builders and the Spanning of America

Henry Petroski - Science - 2010 - 496 pages
Petroski reveals the science and engineering--not to mention the politics, egotism, and sheer magic--behind America's great bridges, particularly those constructed during the ...
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