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100 1  Haw, Richard,|d1968- 
245 10 Engineering America|h[electronic resource] :|bthe life and
       times of John A. Roebling /|cRichard Haw. 
246 30 Life and times of John A. Roebling 
260    New York :|bOxford University Press,|c[2020] 
263    2004 
300    pages cm 
500    Includes index. 
505 0  Introduction : "Fitting one's self for the New World" -- 
       Part 1. Novice (1806-1831) --  In Napoleon's shadow (1806-
       1824) -- Berlin and the culture of revolution (1824-1825) 
       -- Building roads, designing bridges (1825-1829) -- Johann
       Etzler and the Mühlhausen Emigration Society (1829-1831) -
       - Across the Atlantic (1831) -- Part 2. Apprentice (1831-
       1847) -- And out to Western Pennsylvania (1831-1832) -- 
       Establishing Saxonburg (1832-1837) -- Internal 
       improvements (1838-1841) -- Making wire rope and the wire 
       rope industry (1840-1848) -- Private life, public works 
       (1844-1845) -- Rebuilding Pittsburgh (1845-1846) -- 
       Setting the future (1846-1847) -- Part 3. Master (1848-69)
       -- Economies of scale (1848-1852) -- Crossing Niagara 
       (1846-48) -- Securing Niagara (1852-55) -- The Kentucky, 
       Ohio, and Allegheny (1856-1860) -- And the war came (1861-
       1865) -- Unfinished business (1863-1869) -- Epilogue: "I 
       am my own judge." 
600 10 Roebling, John Augustus,|d1806-1869. 
650  0 Civil engineers|zUnited States|vBiography. 
650  0 Civil engineers|zGermany|vBiography. 
650  0 Suspension bridges|zUnited States|xHistory|y19th century. 
650  0 Railroad bridges|zUnited States|xHistory|y19th century. 
650  0 German Americans|vBiography. 
650  0 Immigrants|zUnited States|vBiography. 
651  0 Mühlhausen (Thuringia, Germany)|vBiography. 
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