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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 120 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2007.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Hal Holbrook.
Summary, etc.:
Take a look at "the bridge of the future", sturdy and stunningly graceful, the new Clark Bridge spans the Mississippi at Alton, Illinois, linking the old river town with the promise of prosperity. Now you can see how they did it. Play sidewalk supervisor at one of the worlds most remarkable and risky bridge projects, a rare example of what is known as cable-stayed design, an innovative variation on the suspension bridge.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Cable-stayed bridges > Design and construction.
Clark Bridge (Alton, Ill., and West Alton, Mo. : 1994- )

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