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High Steel

The Daring Men Who Built the World"s Greatest Skyline, 1881 to the Present

by Jim Rasenberger

  • 151 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Harper Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil Engineering, Surveying & Building,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • History - Specific Styles,
  • History,
  • Architecture,
  • History: World,
  • U.S. Architecture - General,
  • History / General,
  • General,
  • Modern - 20th Century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9229046M
    ISBN 100060004355
    ISBN 109780060004354

    The New Yorker, Septem P. REPORTER AT LARGE about the Caughnawaga Indian Reservation on the shore of St. Lawrence River, in Quebec, & about the members of the Caughnawaga Mohawks. Acceptable. High Steel: Building the Bridges Across San Francisco Bay (ExLib). Binding: Paperback.. Weight: Lbs.. Product Group: Book.. Istextbook: No.. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text/5(2).

      Book Summary: The title of this book is High Steel and it was written by Richard Dillon, Thomas Moulin, Don Denevi. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Celestial Arts and has a total of pages in the : On High Steel The Education of an Ironworker by Cherry, Mike and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    High Steel | A powerful first-hand account of the many generations and ethnic groups of men who have built America's the early days of steel construction in Chicago, through the great boom years of New York city ironwork, and up through the present, High Steel follows the trajectory of careers inextricably linked to both great accomplishment and catastrophic .   Ironworkers are literally the "Cowboys of the Sky," as detailed in Jim Rasenberger's book, High book dispels some of the myths about ironworkers (for instance, that Mohawk Indians are.


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