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The Brooklyn Bridge

author: St. George, Judith
Text and contemporary illustrations describe the seemingly impossible feat of building a bridge over the East River during the nineteenth century.
624
year: 1982
copies: 10
call number/section: 624
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subjects: bridges, brooklyn bridge (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

The Brooklyn Bridge

author: Weiner, Vicki
Describes the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge, from its conception by John Roebling in 1852 through many setbacks to its final completion under the direction of his son, Washington, in 1883.
624.2
year: 2004
copies: 3
call number/section: 624.2
lexile: 760
subjects: bridges, brooklyn bridge (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Brooklyn Bridge

author: Tieck, Sarah
Discusses the construction, history, and current status of the Brooklyn Bridge.
624.2
year: 2008
copies: 6
call number/section: 624.2
lexile: 630
subjects: buildings, brooklyn bridge (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Bowery Girl

author: Taylor, Kim
Two orphaned teenage girls in New York's tenements in 1883 realize that their dream of saving enough money to move to Brooklyn across the newly-built bridge may be achieved if they learn new trades at a nearby settlement house, rather than continuing their lives of prostitution and stealing.
FIC
year: 2006
copies: 3
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 710
subjects: criminals, prostitutes, poverty, orphans, social settlements, brooklyn bridge (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

The Story Of The Brooklyn Bridge

author: Kent, Zachary
Chronicles the design and construction of the nineteenth-century suspension bridge linking Brooklyn and Manhattan which took fourteen years to complete and claimed several lives.
624
year: 1988
copies: 2
call number/section: 624
lexile:
subjects: bridges, brooklyn bridge (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Where Is The Brooklyn Bridge?

author: Stine, Megan
A look at the design and construction of the Brooklyn Bridge.
624.5
year: 2016
copies: 7
call number/section: 624.5
lexile: 730
subjects: bridges, brooklyn bridge (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

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