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Bridge of dreams : the rebirth of the Brooklyn bridge

Author: Burhan Dogançay; Phillip Lopate
Publisher: New York : Hudson Hills Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Brooklyn Bridge is universally regarded as one of the architectural and engineering wonders of the world. During 1986-87, shortly after celebrations of the Bridge's centennial, noted Turkish-American artist Burhan Dogancay undertook to photograph the heroic ironworkers involved in the bridge's restoration. Because of the safety nets draping the bridge, and because of the artist's camera eye, his photographs
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Burhan Dogançay; Phillip Lopate
ISBN: 1555951724 9781555951726 1555951732 9781555951733
OCLC Number: 41564927
Description: 119 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: photographs by Burhan Dogançay ; with an introduction by Phillip Lopate.

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Burhan Dogancay's photographs of restoration workers on the Brooklyn Bridge were taken shortly after celebrations for the bridge's centenray. His platinum prints transcend their documentary function,  Read more...

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