The Brooklyn Bridge
Book 1, Wonders of the World Books - The Story of the World's Most Famous Bridge and the Remarkable Family that Built it
Elizabeth Mann & Alan Witschonke
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He would build the world's longest bridge and he would do it in a new way. But John Roebling died before work began. It should have been the end the Brooklyn Bridge but John wasn't the only Roebling who could dream.
The Brooklyn Bridge is about a legendary feat of engineering and an extraordinary family. We learn how the bridge was designed and constructed, but we also learn of loyalty, sacrifice, and commitment.
This is the story of a bridge across a great river and a bridge across generations, a bridge of stone and steel and the human spirit.
The Scientific American Young Readers Book Award. Informational Book of the Year—International Reading Association. "History every student will enjoy."—Long Beach Press-Telegram
From Publishers Weekly
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- Level: Grades 3-7
- Category: General Nonfiction
- Published: Jun 01, 2012
- Publisher: Mikaya Press
- Seller: Mikaya Press Inc.165301499
- Print Length: 73 Pages
- Language: English
- Series: Book 1, Wonders of the World Books