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Twin towers : the life of New York City's World Trade Center

Author: Angus K Gillespie
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©1999.
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Folklorist Angus Gillespie examines the development and daily life of the World Trade Center in New York. He covers how the engineers solved complex problems, and the contrast between the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gillespie, Angus K., 1942-
Twin towers.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©1999
(DLC) 99015068
(OCoLC)41070665
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Angus K Gillespie
ISBN: 0585310610 9780585310619
OCLC Number: 45731774
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 263 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Political Background: The Uneasy Alliance Between New York and New Jersey --
It Can't Be Done: Overcoming Obstacles in Building Tall Towers --
Erecting the Towers: It's One Story After Another --
Winning Acceptance: How a White Elephant Became Prime Real Estate --
Architecture: Beloved By All Except the Experts --
The World Trade Center Concept: Not Just Another Office Building --
A City Within a City; Or, a Day in the Life.
Responsibility: Angus Kress Gillespie.

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