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Finally, an Entrance Worthy of the Brooklyn Bridge

New York Times - May 9, 2017
This squeezebox-like corridor has long served as the unofficial welcome to the Brooklyn Bridge for those coming to it from its namesake borough. More functional than charming, it is a particularly soulless stretch of concrete that was known as “the ...

Construction underway to expand Brooklyn Bridge path

News 12 Brooklyn - May 14, 2017
BROOKLYN - The Department of Transportation says the overcrowded and unsightly entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge will soon be fixed. A $22 million makeover is underway to expand the pathways at the Tillary Street entrance to 16 feet, from the current 14 ...

Gorillaz ask “Plans Tonight?” with a picture of Brooklyn Bridge Park

Brooklyn Vegan (blog) - May 12, 2017
Are Gorillaz doing something in DUMBO tonight? They just tweeted “Plans tonight?” with a picture of Brooklyn Bridge Park and a couple animated members of Gorillaz inserted. We don't know what it means. Do you? Gorillaz, who played Rough Trade a few ...

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The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge

by: David McCullough
The dramatic and enthralling story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, the world’s longest suspension bridge at the time, a tale of greed, corruption, and obstruction but also of optimism, heroism, and determination, told by master historian David McCullough.

This monumental book is the enthralling story of one of the greatest events in our nation’s history, during the Age of Optimism—a period when Americans were convinced in their hearts that all things were possible.

In the years around 1870, when the project was first undertaken, the concept of building an unprecedented bridge to span the East River between the great cities of Manhattan and Brooklyn required a vision and determination comparable to that which went into the building of the great cathedrals.
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Twenty-One Elephants and Still Standing

by: April Jones Prince
After fourteen years of construction, the Brooklyn Bridge was completed, much to the delight of the sister cities it connected: Brooklyn and New York City.

Fireworks and top hats filled the air in celebration when the magnificent bridge opened in 1883. But some wondered just how much weight the new bridge could hold. Was it truly safe?

One man seized the opportunity to show people in Brooklyn, New York and the world that the Brooklyn Bridge was in fact strong enough to hold even the heaviest of passengers.
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Good Night New York City

by: Adam Gamble
Good Night New York City features the Freedom Tower, the Statue of Liberty, United Nations, Empire State Building, Bronx Zoo, Coney Island, Brooklyn Bridge, American Museum of Natural History, Broadway, skating at Rockefeller Center, Times Square, New York City firefighters and police, Staten Island Ferry, hotdog carts, and more. The exciting and enriching board book captures the true essence of New York City. Young readers will get a thrilling cab ride around the Big Apple as they discover the most famous sights and attractions this dynamic city has to offer.
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Fodor's New York City

by: Fodor's Travel Guides
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.

The lights, the sounds, the energy: New York City is the quintessential American city, an exciting, constantly changing destination that people visit over and over. Fodor's New York City, with color photos throughout, captures the universal appeal of the city's world-renowned museums, iconic music venues, Broadway spectacles, and, of course, gastronomic delights.

This travel guide includes:.
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New York City's Brooklyn Bridge - 2 Minute Tour

http://motel.com The Brooklyn Bridge over the East River in New York CIty is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States, stretching 5989 feet over ...

Deconstructing History: Brooklyn Bridge | History

One of New York's most famous landmarks, the Brooklyn Bridge transports 120000 vehicles and 4000 pedestrians every day. Subscribe for more History: ...

Brooklyn Bridge

Spent a snowy afternoon filming out on the Brooklyn Bridge in NYC. Handheld 5D III Music: JΔYEEM - Whisper.

A walk over the Brooklyn Bridge, New York, 2nd November 2011

Sue & Steve take a walk over the Brooklyn Bridge from Brooklyn to Lower Manhattan on a lovely morning on 2nd November 2011.