The Bridges of New York

The Bridges of New York
Author : Sharon Reier
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 160
Release : 2012-06-14
ISBN 10 : 9780486137056
ISBN 13 : 0486137058
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Bridges of New York Book Description:

Stirring text-and-picture tribute to over 75 New York City bridges — among them the Brooklyn Bridge, Throgs Neck, Verrazano Narrows, Whitestone, George Washington, and other splendid structures.


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