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4 edition of The spider of Brooklyn Heights. found in the catalog.

The spider of Brooklyn Heights.

by Nancy Veglahn

  • 217 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.),
  • Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Roebling, Washington Augustus, 1837-1926 -- Fiction.,
    • Roebling, John Augustus, 1806-1869 -- Fiction.,
    • Roebling, Washington Augustus, 1837-1926.,
    • Roebling, John Augustus, 1806-1869.,
    • Civil engineers -- United States -- Fiction.,
    • Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.,
    • Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the civil engineer who, despite fourteen long years of problems, politics, and invalidism, carried out his father"s design and dream to construct a suspension bridge across the East River connecting Brooklyn and Manhattan.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 175-176.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.V422 Sp
      The Physical Object
      Pagination180 p.
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5538336M
      LC Control Number67015493

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