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The building of the Golden Gate Bridge

Author: Arnold Ringstad
Publisher: Mankato, MN : The Child's World, Inc., [2017] ©2017
Series: Engineering that made America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English
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Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the building of the Golden Gate Bridge. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Ringstad
ISBN: 9781503816404 1503816400
OCLC Number: 973559233
Target Audience: Ages 8-11.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Fast facts and timeline --
The Golden Gate --
Solid foundations --
Constructing the towers --
Spinning the cables --
Building the roadway --
Opening day --
Thinking about it.
Series Title: Engineering that made America.
Responsibility: by Arnold Ringstad.

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Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the building of the Golden Gate Bridge. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

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