Jacobs, David; Neville, Anthony E.
Title Bridges, Canals & Tunnels: The Engineering Conquest of America (The Smithsonian Library)
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Publisher American Heritage 1968
0442040407 / 9780442040406
Seller ID 2262156
No jacket, endpapers very faintly toned. 1968 Hard Cover. 159 pp. CONTENTS: Introduction; Heyday of the Canals; Timber Spans and Iron Horses; The Importance of Being Level; And Then Came Steel; The Suspension Spectacle; Portfolio: The Brooklyn Bridge; A Great Time for Doing; In the Age of the Automobile; Appendix: Chronology, Mr. Beach's Pneumatic Secret, The Essentials of Bridge Building, Cause for Celebration, A History in Song, Further Reading, Index.