The Great Bridge
Score: 4
From 45 Ratings

The Great Bridge


  • Author : David McCullough
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2001-06
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0743217373


The Great Bridge Book Description :

A detailed account of the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge providing background on its engineering history as well as the political and social climate of the late-nineteenth century. Reissue. 10,000 first printing....

The Great Bridge
Score: 4
From 40 Ratings

The Great Bridge


  • Author : David McCullough
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780671457112


The Great Bridge Book Description :

A detailed account of the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge providing background on its engineering history as well as the political and social climate of the late-nineteenth century...

The Great Bridge
Score: 4
From 38 Ratings

The Great Bridge


  • Author : David G. McCullough
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Genre: Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:1149337215


The Great Bridge Book Description :

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The Great Bridge Scandal
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Great Bridge Scandal


  • Author : Alan Truscott
  • Publisher : Master Point Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Games & Activities
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1894154673


The Great Bridge Scandal Book Description :

In 1965, the bridge world was rocked by an accusation of cheating at the world championships in Buenos Aires. The pair involved were Britain's Terence Reese and Boris Schapiro, two of the world's best players. Now, almost fifty years later, the true inside story can be told - the investigation, the accusation, and the very different results of the World Bridge Federation and British Bridge League inquiries....

The Great Bridge Lowering

The Great Bridge Lowering


  • Author : Sandra Warren
  • Publisher : Trillium Press (WV)
  • Release Date : 1987-06-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0898241758


The Great Bridge Lowering Book Description :

Designed to develop the four thinking skills of fluency, flexibility, originality, and elaboration. Presents a problem, a city torn in half and needing relief, for students to solve in creative fashion....

Engineers of Dreams
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Engineers of Dreams


  • Author : Henry Petroski
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2010-12-15
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307773135


Engineers of Dreams Book Description :

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 great bridge-building era starting in the 1870s and continuing through the 1930s. It is the story of the men and women who built the St. Louis, the George Washington, and the Golden Gate bridges, drawing not only on their mastery of numbers but on their gifts for persuasion and self-promotion. It is an account of triumphs and ignominious disasters (including the Tacoma Narrows Bridge, which literally twisted itself apart in a high wind). And throughout this grandly engaging book, Petroski lets us see how bridges became the "symbols and souls" of our civilization, as well as test...

The Great Bridge
Score: 4
From 38 Ratings

The Great Bridge


  • Author : David G. McCullough
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster
  • Release Date : 1972
  • Genre: Bridges
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : WISC:89031342256


The Great Bridge Book Description :

Celebrating the centennial of the opening of the Brooklyn Bridge, here is the classic account of one of the greatest engineering feats of all time. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved....

Lyrics

Lyrics


  • Author : Joseph Hudson Young
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1889
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : HARVARD:HX4Z81


Lyrics Book Description :

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