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The great bridge, David McCullough

Label
The great bridge
Title
The great bridge
Statement of responsibility
David McCullough
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
624.23/097471
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TG25.N53
LC item number
M32 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Touchstone book
Label
The great bridge, David McCullough
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 603-612) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Plan -- Man of Iron -- The Genuine Language of America -- Father and Son -- Brooklyn -- The Proper Person to See -- The Chief Engineer -- All According to Plan -- Down in the Caisson -- Fire -- The Past Catches Up -- How Natural, Right, and Proper -- The Mysterious Disorder -- The Heroic Mode -- At the Halfway Mark -- Spirits of '76 -- A Perfect Pandemonium -- Number 8, Birmingham Gauge -- The Gigantic Spinning Machine -- Wire Fraud -- Emily -- The Man in the Window -- And Yet the Bridge Is Beautiful -- The People's Day
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
636 pages
Isbn
9780671457112
Lccn
82010352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm02586856
Label
The great bridge, David McCullough
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 603-612) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Plan -- Man of Iron -- The Genuine Language of America -- Father and Son -- Brooklyn -- The Proper Person to See -- The Chief Engineer -- All According to Plan -- Down in the Caisson -- Fire -- The Past Catches Up -- How Natural, Right, and Proper -- The Mysterious Disorder -- The Heroic Mode -- At the Halfway Mark -- Spirits of '76 -- A Perfect Pandemonium -- Number 8, Birmingham Gauge -- The Gigantic Spinning Machine -- Wire Fraud -- Emily -- The Man in the Window -- And Yet the Bridge Is Beautiful -- The People's Day
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
636 pages
Isbn
9780671457112
Lccn
82010352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm02586856

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