The Bridge

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620409119
Size: 29.29 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: 37.29 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: 11.74 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

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Publisher: Fordham University Press
ISBN: 0823253074
Size: 66.72 MB
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This book comes along at the perfect moment to place these great public projects into their historical and artistic contexts, to inform and delight artists, engineers, historians, architects, and city planners.

Mighty Mac

Author: Lawrence A. Rubin
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814318171
Size: 34.41 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.

The Bridges Of New York

Author: Sharon Reier
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486137058
Size: 43.93 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.

Italian Staten Island

Author: Andrew Paul Mele
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738572277
Size: 36.29 MB
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Italian Staten Island chronicles the traditions, culture, and heritage of Italian Americans through more than 200 photographs.

Invisible New York

Author: Stanley Greenberg
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 080185945X
Size: 40.13 MB
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Reveals the hidden infrastructure of New York City demonstrating its technological evolution since the nineteenth century

Fame And Obscurity

Author: Gay Talese
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ISBN: 9780345467232
Size: 26.78 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, ...

Crossing Under The Hudson

Author: Angus Kress Gillespie
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813550831
Size: 22.19 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.