You wouldn't want to be a skyscraper builder!

author: Malam, John
Brief text, sidebars, labeled illustrations, and humorous cartoons depict the life of a builder working in New York City during the Great Depression to help build the Empire State Building.
year: 2009
call number/section: 720, 690.02, 920, 974.7, 690
subjects: skyscrapers, new york, design and construction, depressions, 1929, buildings, new york (n.y.), great depression, 1929-1939, new york (n.y.), buildings, structures, etc, empire state building (new york, n.y.), history, juvenile literature, juvenile literature

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You wouldn't want to be a skyscraper builder!
Malam, John
Franklin Watts (2009)
Brief text, sidebars, labeled illustrations, and humorous cartoons depict the life of a builder working in New York City during the Great Depression to help build the Empire State Building.
Schools: 9



You wouldn't want to be a skyscraper builder!
Malam, John

Provides an account of what it was like to be employed during the Great Depression helping construct the Empire State Building in New York City, and discusses the hazards of the job.
Schools: 2


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