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The Resource Engineers of dreams : great bridge builders and the spanning of America, Henry Petroski

Engineers of dreams : great bridge builders and the spanning of America, Henry Petroski

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Engineers of dreams : great bridge builders and the spanning of America
Title
Engineers of dreams
Title remainder
great bridge builders and the spanning of America
Statement of responsibility
Henry Petroski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the great nineteenth- and twentieth-century bridges and the engineers who built them covers James Eads and the Mississippi River Bridge, Othman Ammann and the George Washington Bridge, and others
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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222368
Cataloging source
DLC
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Petroski, Henry
Dewey number
624.20973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Bridges
  • Bridges
  • Civil engineers
Target audience
adult
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great bridge builders and the spanning of America
Label
Engineers of dreams : great bridge builders and the spanning of America, Henry Petroski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [429]-449) 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
Control code
256285
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 479 pages
Isbn
9780679439394
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
94048893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679439394
  • (Sirsi) ABI-1011
Label
Engineers of dreams : great bridge builders and the spanning of America, Henry Petroski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [429]-449) 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
Control code
256285
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 479 pages
Isbn
9780679439394
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
94048893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679439394
  • (Sirsi) ABI-1011

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