The Bridge

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620409119
Size: 70.14 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: 36.23 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: 51.84 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: 75.61 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 ...

The Bridges Of New York

Author: Sharon Reier
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486137058
Size: 69.36 MB
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Stirring text-and-picture tribute to over 75 New York City bridges — among them the Brooklyn Bridge, Throgs Neck, Verrazano Narrows, Whitestone, George Washington, and other splendid structures.

Mighty Mac

Author: Lawrence A. Rubin
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814318171
Size: 59.90 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.

Fame And Obscurity

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780345467232
Size: 56.48 MB
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" The Wall Street Journal In this extraordinary work of insight and interviews, bestselling author Gay Talese shares with us the lives of those we don't know and those we might wish we did: Frank Sinatra, Joe DiMaggio, Manhattan mobsters, ...

Highway Under The Hudson

Author: Robert W. Jackson
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814745032
Size: 43.65 MB
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Highway Under the Hudson featured in the New York Times Listen to Robert Jackson talk about the book on WAMC Radio

The George Washington Bridge

Author: Michael Aaron Rockland
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813543754
Size: 72.60 MB
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This rich narrative offers both a personal and historic account of the George Washington Bridge spanning New York and New Jersey and presents diverse perspectives on this majestic structure that encompass such areas as history, architecture ...

Crossing Under The Hudson

Author: Angus Kress Gillespie
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813550831
Size: 38.40 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.