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America's Bridges???
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Evan N. Kantwell
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Nova Publishers

Has anyone actually seen a bridge being built in America? This editor has travelled for almost 40 years in America without seeing a single one being constructed -- and few even being repaired. Some critics point out that America has built excellent bridges in Vietnam and Iraq which indicates that
Infrastructure of America's Bridges
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Marty Gitlin
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-04 - Publisher: Mitchell Lane

They hover over rivers and lakes and valleys and railroad tracks and even parts of oceans. They can be beautiful and they can be ugly. But most of all, they need to be safe. They are the bridges of the United States. And more than 50,000 of them are in
America's Covered Bridges
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Terry E. Miller, Ronald G. Knapp
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-25 - Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

As many as 15,000 covered bridges were built in North America over the past 200 years. Fewer than 1,000 remain. In America's Covered Bridges, authors Terry E. Miller and Ronald G. Knapp tell the fascinating story of these bridges, how they were built, the technological breakthroughs required to construct them
Third World America
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Arianna Huffington
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-07 - Publisher: Crown

It’s not an exaggeration to say that middle-class Americans are an endangered species and that the American Dream of a secure, comfortable standard of living has become as outdated as an Edsel with an eight-track player. That the United States of America is in danger of becoming a third world
Italian Americans: Bridges to Italy, Bonds to America
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Arianna Huffington
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Teneo Press

Books about Italian Americans: Bridges to Italy, Bonds to America