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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subject_facetCivil engineers -- United States -- Biography
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863
Military engineers -- United States -- Biography
Roebling, Washington Augustus, -- 1837-1926
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Artillery operations
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Balloons
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United States. -- Army -- Officers -- Biography
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title_displayWashington Roebling's Civil War : from the bloody battlefield at Gettysburg to the Brooklyn Bridge
title_fullWashington Roebling's Civil War : from the bloody battlefield at Gettysburg to the Brooklyn Bridge / Diane Monroe Smith
title_shortWashington Roebling's Civil War
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