Washington Roebling's Civil War: from the bloody battlefield at Gettysburg to the Brooklyn Bridge

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Stackpole Books,
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[2019]
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English
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Washington Roebling is well known as the man who supervised construction of the Brooklyn Bridge. This is the story of Roebling’s Civil War service at Gettysburg and beyond, and how that service—as artilleryman, bridge builder, scout, balloonist, mapmaker, engineer, and staff officer—prepared him well for overseeing that monumental task.
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9780811737883
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title_display Washington Roebling's Civil War : from the bloody battlefield at Gettysburg to the Brooklyn Bridge
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