The Resource Twin towers : the life of New York City's World Trade Center, Angus Kress Gillespie

Twin towers : the life of New York City's World Trade Center, Angus Kress Gillespie

Label
Twin towers : the life of New York City's World Trade Center
Title
Twin towers
Title remainder
the life of New York City's World Trade Center
Statement of responsibility
Angus Kress Gillespie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the World Trade Center as an American icon, describing the conception, design, and construction of the Twin Towers and relating the activities that take place there during a normal twenty-four hour day
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gillespie, Angus K.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA6233.N5
LC item number
W674 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
  • Skyscrapers
  • City planning
  • City planning
  • Buildings
  • Gratte-ciel
  • Urbanisme
  • Wolkenkrabbers
  • World Trade Center
  • Architektur
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York <NY>
Label
Twin towers : the life of New York City's World Trade Center, Angus Kress Gillespie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Political Background: The Uneasy Alliance Between New York and New Jersey
  • It Can't Be Done: Overcoming Obstacles in Building Tall Towers
  • Erecting the Towers: It's One Story After Another
  • Winning Acceptance: How a White Elephant Became Prime Real Estate
  • Architecture: Beloved By All Except the Experts
  • The World Trade Center Concept: Not Just Another Office Building
  • A City Within a City; Or, a Day in the Life
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 263 pages
Isbn
9780813527420
Lccn
99015068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41070665
  • (OCoLC)ocm41070665
Label
Twin towers : the life of New York City's World Trade Center, Angus Kress Gillespie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Political Background: The Uneasy Alliance Between New York and New Jersey
  • It Can't Be Done: Overcoming Obstacles in Building Tall Towers
  • Erecting the Towers: It's One Story After Another
  • Winning Acceptance: How a White Elephant Became Prime Real Estate
  • Architecture: Beloved By All Except the Experts
  • The World Trade Center Concept: Not Just Another Office Building
  • A City Within a City; Or, a Day in the Life
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 263 pages
Isbn
9780813527420
Lccn
99015068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41070665
  • (OCoLC)ocm41070665

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