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The Tower and the Bridge:
The New Art of Structural Engineering
David P. Billington

Paperback | 1985 | $42.00 / £28.95 | ISBN: 9780691023939
316 pp.
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"David P. Billington is clearly moved by great structures--he means it when he says that major works of structural engineering are like the art of poetry, while architecture is the art of prose. . . . This is a book on structural engineering that sees its subject as part of the larger drama of history and culture, and for the breadth of this stance alone, it is impressive."--The New York Times Book Review

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