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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subject_facet Civil 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, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories, United States. -- Army -- Officers -- Biography, United States. -- Army. -- New York Artillery. -- Independent Battery, 6th (1861-1865)
title_display Washington Roebling's Civil War : from the bloody battlefield at Gettysburg to the Brooklyn Bridge
title_full Washington Roebling's Civil War : from the bloody battlefield at Gettysburg to the Brooklyn Bridge / Diane Monroe Smith
title_short Washington Roebling's Civil War :
title_sub from the bloody battlefield at Gettysburg to the Brooklyn Bridge