The Golden Gate Bridge: History, Impact and Legacy

Author: Mike Dayson
Pages: 20
Language: English
Publication date: 29/07/2013
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You will know in this book, hidden facts about Golden Gate
As Golden Gate Bridge Turns 75, History Revised to Honor Engineer GWEN IFILL: Finally this evening, the Golden Gate Bridge, an icon of American engineering and architecture, turns 75 today. Its effect, its heritage as well as some of the controversy that initially surrounded it are as soon as again the center of attention. NewsHour correspondent Spencer Michels has our tale. SPENCER MICHELS: Even before it opened on May 27, 1937, the Golden Gate Bridge was hailed as a modern-day wonder, a magnificent feat of engineering. In the midst of the Great Depression, the bridge, then the longest single-span suspension bridge in the world, brought hope and pride to a city and a country in need of optimism. It was far more than a street connecting San Francisco with counties to the north. KEVIN STARR, chronicler, University of Southern California: This is not simply a completely successful work of engineering. It's likewise a work of art, and it's also a renowned statement about American life
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Mike Dayson was born in Camden, New Jersey in 1951 and lived in Oaklyn and Cherry Hill until the middle of sixth grade. Then he moved to Springfield, Illinois. His parents were avid readers and they gave that love of books and reading to him. He didn’t think about being a writer at all back then, but he did love to read. He found a link between reading good books and becoming a writer. That way he started his career writing articles, blogs e-books and now is preparing to start his best book ever about SciFy.

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