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Among the 330 feats of engineering genius documented here are bridges found all over the United States, from Brooklyn to the Golden Gate and landmark dams such as the Hoover, Grand Coulee, Norris and Shasta. The introduction presents an overview of bridge and dam history, while special sections outline preservation issues and demonstrate the significance of these structures in America's history.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Table of Contents

Bridges: Spanning the Nation.

Dams: Controlling a Precious Resource.

Saving Bridges and Dams.

Guide to the Guide.

THE BRIDGES AND DAMS.

New England.

Mid-Atlantic.

South.

Midwest.

Southwest.

West.

Epilogue: The Ones That Got Away.

Further Reading.

Information Sources.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471143857
Foreword:
McCullough, David G.
Author:
Jackson
Foreword by:
McCullough, David G.
Foreword:
McCullough, David G.
Author:
Jackson, Donald C.
Author:
McCullough, David G.
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Engineering - Civil
Subject:
Engineering - General
Subject:
Engineering - Industrial
Subject:
Bridges
Subject:
Dams
Subject:
Dams -- United States.
Subject:
Civil
Subject:
Industrial engineering
Subject:
Bridges -- United States.
Subject:
Civil Engineering-General
Subject:
Historic preservation
Copyright:
Series:
Great American Places Series
Series Volume:
104-200
Publication Date:
June 1988
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
10.30x5.29x.85 in. 1.33 lbs.

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