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You wouldn"t want to work on the Brooklyn Bridge!

an enormous project that seemed impossible

by Thomas M. Ratliff

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roebling, Washington Augustus, -- 1837-1926 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Suspension bridges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature,
  • Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementwritten by Tom Ratliff ; illustrated by Mark Bergin ; created and designed by David Salariya.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    ContributionsBergin, Mark., Salariya, David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTG25.N53 R38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23181107M
    ISBN 100531213285
    LC Control Number2009010802

      A Q&A with Joanne Witty, a central figure in the creation of Brooklyn Bridge Park and the author of a book about its complicated, rewarding development.   If you are planning to visit New York City, you’ll have your heart set on a list of iconic sites you want to see – including the Brooklyn Bridge. One of the best ways to see the city is via the Gray Line New York Hop On Hop off bus tours, or ferry tours.

    Directed by Ken Burns. With Paul Roebling, Julie Harris, Arthur Miller, Kurt Vonnegut Jr.. This documentary chronicles the world-famous Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. The difficult construction process is described in interesting detail; later parts of the film interview current notables who describe the effects that the Brooklyn Bridge has had upon New York society and beyond/10(). To Brooklyn Bridge Summary. A seagull takes flight from its perch on the water. It flies past the "chained" shadow of the Brooklyn Bridge and on into the distance past the Statue of Liberty. It flies out of sight like a boat sailing out of a harbor, or like a page of sales figures that an office clerk files away.

    Join Erica Wagner, author of the new biography Chief Engineer: Washington Roebling, The Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge for an in-depth conversation with fellow writer Kevin Baker about the Roeblings, the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, and the making of modern New York. Reception and book signing to follow. About the Speakers. The Brooklyn bridge connects Brooklyn to which other New York borough? Answer: (One Word - starts with M) NEXT> 4. What type of bridge did John Roebling originally want to build? big bridge. wire suspension bridge. stone bridge. dome bridge. NEXT> 5. During the nineteenth century, several wire bridges in the United States collapsed.


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You wouldn't want to work on the Brooklyn Bridge!: an enormous project that seemed impossible. [Thomas M Ratliff; Mark Bergin; David Salariya] -- Profiles the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and why you wouldn't have wanted to work on it.

You wouldn't want to work on the Brooklyn Bridge!: an enormous project that seemed impossible. [Thomas M Ratliff; Mark Bergin; David Salariya] -- Takes an historical look at the building of the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, examining its occupational hazards and the massive undertaking required to construct such a structure in the nineteenth.

Brooklyn Bridge is one of those novels that just sticks with you, if not for its historical New York City scenery than for the main character's struggle to enjoy his fleeting childhood amidst his parents' demands.

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