The Bridge

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620409119
Size: 19.56 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: 30.86 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: 38.33 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: 21.95 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.

Bridges Of The World

Author: Charles S. Whitney
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486429953
Size: 73.70 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.

Fame And Obscurity

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780345467232
Size: 43.53 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, ...

Invisible New York

Author: Stanley Greenberg
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 080185945X
Size: 31.57 MB
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Reveals the hidden infrastructure of New York City demonstrating its technological evolution since the nineteenth century

Mighty Mac

Author: Lawrence A. Rubin
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814318171
Size: 42.69 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 Power Broker

Author: Robert A. Caro
Publisher: Bodley Head Childrens
ISBN: 9781847923653
Size: 65.47 MB
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The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro is a riveting and timeless account of power, politics and the city of New York by 'the greatest political biographer of our times' (Sunday Times) - chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 Best Non ...

Seeing Through Paintings

Author: Andrea Kirsh
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300094084
Size: 50.20 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 ...