A Subway for New York

Weitzman, David L.

Book - 2005
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
A Subway for New York
A behind-the-scenes look at an underground miracle On October 27, 1904, the first section of the most famous subway system in the world was opened for business. In a lively fact-filled text and detailed pictures, this gifted technical writer/artist brings the mechanics of this public works project to life and captures the can-do spirit of engineers and workers, mostly immigrants.

Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2005
ISBN: 0374372845
Branch Call Number: J 625.42 W
Characteristics: 1 v (unpaged) : ill.; 29 x 22 cm.


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A Subway for New York by David L. Weitzman, is especially great for budding mechanics, engineers or students interested in the technical aspects of how the subway works.

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