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Author Stine, Megan, author.

Title Where is the Brooklyn Bridge? / by Megan Stine ; illustrated by John Hinderliter.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron CUSD 226 - Byron MS Stacks - BR2Y-14  624.5 STI    AVAILABLE
 Byron CUSD 226 - Mary Morgan ES Stacks - BR3Y-14  624.5 STI    AVAILABLE
 Charles B. Phillips PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - CPBB-3  J 624.5 STI    AVAILABLE
 Cortland Comm Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - COLY-12  J 624.5 WHE    AVAILABLE
 Earlville PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - EAPY-12  J 624.5 STI    AVAILABLE
 Franklin Grove PL Stacks - FGLY-12  J 624.5 STI    AVAILABLE
 Genoa PL Stacks - GELY-11  JNF 624.5 STI    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Juvenile Series - MNBB-2  J WHERE IS BROOKLYN BRIDGE    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Juvenile Series - MNBB-2  J WHERE IS BROOKLYN    AVAILABLE
 Mokena Community PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  J 624.5 STI    AVAILABLE

1 copy being processed for River Valley DL Juvenile Non-Fiction - RVLG-7.
Description 108 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 20 cm.
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Series Where is...?
Where is (Grosset & Dunlap)
Summary "Building the Brooklyn Bridge was no simple feat. Despite a brilliant plan from a father-son team of engineers, the process was a dangerous and grueling one. Construction workers developed a mysterious illness (now known as the bends), several died, and the project had devastating effects on the engineers' lives. Still, after fourteen years, the Brooklyn Bridge was finished and became the longest suspension bridge in the world at the time and is still widely admired today. Megan Stine tells the fascinating story behind one of the city's best-loved landmarks."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 8-12.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Contents Where is the Brooklyn Bridge? -- We need a bridge -- Like father, like son -- How to build a suspension bridge -- The deadly caissons -- The bends -- A man in his room -- Greed -- Celebration day -- A hundred years of celebrations.
Subject Bridges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Bridges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction.
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Added Author Hinderliter, John, illustrator.
ISBN 9780448484242 (paperback)
0448484242 (paperback)

 
    
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