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The bridge : an epic story of an Australian icon - the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Author: Peter Lalor
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin ; Northam : Roundhouse [distributor], 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The definitive story of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, one of the world's most amazing engineering feats - a structure that has become a national icon.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lalor, Peter, 1963-
Bridge.
Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin ; Northam : Roundhouse [distributor], 2006
(OCoLC)67874668
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Lalor
ISBN: 9781741760699 1741760690
OCLC Number: 86108534
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume)
Contents: Author biography; Title Page; Contents; 1 Closing the arch; 2 A bridge too far; 3 Bradfield's big plans; 4 The first sod; 5 Work starts; 6 The price of progress; 7 Tenders; 8 Building the bridge; 9 Characters and calamities; 10 Design controversy; 11 Lennie Gwyther's great adventure; 12 Lang robs the bank ... de Groot steals the show; 13 The people's bridge; 14 Bridge lives; Bridge facts; Endnotes; Illustration credits; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Index.
Responsibility: Peter Lalor.

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The definitive story of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, one of the world's most amazing engineering feats - a structure that has become a national icon.

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