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The great bridge
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New York : Simon and Schuster, c1972.
Physical Desc:
636 pages : ill. ; 25 cm.
Status:
Main
624.55 McC
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.
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English
ISBN:
9780671212131, 0671212133, 9780671457112 (pbk.), 067145711X (pbk.)

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Includes index.
Bibliography
Bibliography: p. 603-612.
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.
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APA Citation (style guide)

McCullough, D. G. (1972). The great bridge. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

McCullough, David G. 1972. The Great Bridge. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

McCullough, David G, The Great Bridge. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972.

MLA Citation (style guide)

McCullough, David G. The Great Bridge. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972. Print.

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