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

Stine, Megan, author. (Author). Hinderliter, John, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 11 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton Co PL - Fowler j624.2 STI (Text) 34044000871739 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J 624.2 STI (Text) 38209000866072 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Camden-Jackson Twp PL - Camden J 624.5 STI (Text) 74082000019926 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J 624.5 STI (Text) 76895000250904 2nd Floor Children's Nonfiction Checked out 05/11/2017
Jay Co PL - Bookmobile J624.23 S859 (Text) 76383000447174 Junior Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 624.5 STI (Text) 39391006758641 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL J 624.2 STI (Text) 30419101498026 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster J 624.5 STI (Text) 72436000116892 J Nonfiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Bookmobile BJ 624.2 STI (Text) 70621000559058 BKM-Juv NonFiction Available -
Tyson Library - Versailles J 624.5 STI (Text) 31070500441924 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448484242
  • ISBN: 0448484242
  • ISBN: 9781484469446
  • ISBN: 1484469445
  • Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (Page 108)
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: "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.
Target Audience Note: Ages 8-12
730 Lexile.
Subject: Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) > History > Juvenile literature.
Bridges > New York (State) > New York > Design and construction > Juvenile literature.
New York (N.Y.) > Buildings, structures, etc. > Juvenile literature.
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) > History.
Bridges > New York (State) > New York > Design and construction.
New York (N.Y.) > Buildings, structures, etc.

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