The Bridge

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620409119
Size: 72.59 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: 37.47 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: 66.87 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: 67.13 MB
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In New York's Golden Age of Bridges, artist Antonio Masi's paintings and Joan Marans Dim's text encourage the understanding and appreciation of the art and history of the city's nine "Golden-Age" bridges, explore the connections they've ...

Bridges Of The World

Author: Charles S. Whitney
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486429953
Size: 40.10 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: 67.62 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, ...

Six Bridges

Author: Darl Rastorfer
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300080476
Size: 40.95 MB
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This book examines the genius of Ammann and the special group of bridges he designed and engineered as part of the New York region’s interstate highway system.

Invisible New York

Author: Stanley Greenberg
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 080185945X
Size: 17.71 MB
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Reveals the hidden infrastructure of New York City demonstrating its technological evolution since the nineteenth century

The Bridges Of New York

Author: Sharon Reier
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486137058
Size: 22.76 MB
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Stirring text-and-picture tribute to over 75 New York City bridges — among them the Brooklyn Bridge, Throgs Neck, Verrazano Narrows, Whitestone, George Washington, and other splendid structures.

A Writer S Life

Author: Gay Talese
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407089579
Size: 50.97 MB
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How has Gay Talese found his subjects? How has he gotten them onto the page? What drives him to write? These are some of the questions at the heart of the narrative that combines memory, reflection, explanation and a satisfying obsession.