9780486412306

The Bridges of New York

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  • ISBN13:

    9780486412306

  • ISBN10:

    048641230X

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-09-08
  • Publisher: Dover Publications

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Summary

Stirring text-and-picture tribute to over 75 New York City bridgesfrom the era of New Amsterdam to Robert Moses' modern-day achievements. A highly readable text, accompanied by more than 150 illustrations, including rare archival engravings, describes such splendid spans as the Brooklyn Bridge, Throgs Neck, Verrazano Narrows, Whitestone, George Washington, and Manhattan. A visual treat for New Yorkers, visitors, and engineering and architecture buffs.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6(2)
The East River
8(2)
Brooklyn Bridge
10(18)
Williamsburg Bridge
28(12)
Queensboro & Manhattan Bridge
40(18)
Hell Gate Arch Bridge
58(8)
Harlem River Bridges
66(24)
George Washington Bridge
90(18)
Staten Island Bridges
108(10)
Triborough Bridges
118(22)
Verrazano Narrows Bridge
140(8)
Some Smaller Bridges
148(3)
Maintenance
151(3)
Charts 154(4)
Glossary 158(1)
Bibliography 159

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