The Resource Highway under the Hudson : a history of the Holland Tunnel, Robert W. Jackson, (electronic resource)

Highway under the Hudson : a history of the Holland Tunnel, Robert W. Jackson, (electronic resource)

Label
Highway under the Hudson : a history of the Holland Tunnel
Title
Highway under the Hudson
Title remainder
a history of the Holland Tunnel
Statement of responsibility
Robert W. Jackson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Every year, more than thirty-three million vehicles traverse the Holland Tunnel, making their way to and from Jersey City and Lower Manhattan. From tourists to commuters, many cross the tunnel's 1.6-mile corridor on a daily basis, and yet few know much about this amazing feat of early 20th-century engineering. How was it built, by whom, and at what cost? These and many other questions are answered in Highway Under the Hudson: A History of the Holland Tunnel, Robert W. Jackson's fascinating story about this seminal structure in the history of urban transportation. Jackson explains the economic
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Robert W.
Dewey number
388.4/11
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
TA820.N44
LC item number
J33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tunnels
  • City planning
  • Urban transportation
  • Holland Tunnel (Jersey City, N.J., and New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Highway under the Hudson : a history of the Holland Tunnel, Robert W. Jackson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Contents; Introduction; 1 The Impetus; 2 Vexing Questions; 3 A Coal Famine; 4 The Wedding Ring; 5 A Controversy Acute and Personal; 6 Political and Petty Tampering; 7 Another Long and Costly Delay; 8 A Tempest in a Teapot; 9 The Sandhogs; 10 The Holland Tunnel; 11 One Work Complete; 12 Fires, Blasts Rip Holland Tunnel; 13 Built to Last Forever; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; About the Author; Illustrations
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814745045
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)865619
  • (OCoLC)774288831
  • (SSID)ssj0000606411
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11413802
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000606411
  • (PQKBWorkID)10582211
  • (PQKB)10187999
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0001323764
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC865619
  • (OCoLC)833583327
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse4885
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000074152
Label
Highway under the Hudson : a history of the Holland Tunnel, Robert W. Jackson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Contents; Introduction; 1 The Impetus; 2 Vexing Questions; 3 A Coal Famine; 4 The Wedding Ring; 5 A Controversy Acute and Personal; 6 Political and Petty Tampering; 7 Another Long and Costly Delay; 8 A Tempest in a Teapot; 9 The Sandhogs; 10 The Holland Tunnel; 11 One Work Complete; 12 Fires, Blasts Rip Holland Tunnel; 13 Built to Last Forever; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; About the Author; Illustrations
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814745045
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)865619
  • (OCoLC)774288831
  • (SSID)ssj0000606411
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11413802
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000606411
  • (PQKBWorkID)10582211
  • (PQKB)10187999
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0001323764
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC865619
  • (OCoLC)833583327
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse4885
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000074152

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