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Brooklyn Bridge

In unexpected and wonderful ways, the Brooklyn Bridge captured the imagination of all Americans, and in the process became a symbol in American culture of strength, vitality, ingenuity and promise. Ken Burns captures the physical majesty of this greatest of all achievements of the industrial age.

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  • "Ken Burns America collection Brooklyn Bridge"
  • "America collection"
  • "Ken Burn's American stories"@en

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  • "About America's best-loved landmark, the program explores the great problems and ingenious solutions that marked the bridge's construction, tracing its transformation from a spectacular and heroic engineering feat to a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture."
  • "Ken Burns portrays the drama, the struggles and the personal tragedies behind this greatest of all achievements of America's industrial age. It was the largest bridge of its era, marked by enormous construction problems and ingenious solutions."
  • "In unexpected and wonderful ways, the Brooklyn Bridge captured the imagination of all Americans, and in the process became a symbol in American culture of strength, vitality, ingenuity and promise. Ken Burns captures the physical majesty of this greatest of all achievements of the industrial age."@en
  • "Details the building of the Bridge, the involvement of the Roebling family in its construction and the many engineering innovations and difficulties involved. Then discusses the Brooklyn Bridge as a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture."@en
  • ""This award-winning program by filmmaker Ken Burns recaptures all the drama, the struggles and the personal tragedies behind this greatest of all achievements of America's industrial age. As this fascinating program reveals, it was the largest bridge of its era, marked by enormous construction problems and ingenious solutions."--Publisher's website."@en
  • "Details the building of the "Great East River Bridge," the largest bridge of its era, a technical achievement of unparalleled scope, marked by enormous construction problems, equally ingenious solutions and heroic human achievement."
  • "Traces the transformation of the Brooklyn Bridge from a heroic engineering feat to a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture."
  • "Traces the transformation of the Brooklyn Bridge from a heroic engineering feat to a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture."@en
  • "A documentary which traces the transformation of the Brooklyn Bridge from a daring architectural and engineering feat to a symbol of American culture and strength. Part one deals with the herculean task of designing and building the structure begun in 1869 under the direction of John A. Roebling and continued after his death by his son Washington Roebling. Part two combines modern cinematography, old movie footage and time-lapse photography to reveal the bridge's aesthetic legacy and its place in American popular culture. Includes comments by Paul Roebling (great-grandson of the builder of the bridge), David McCullough, Lewis Mumford, and Paul Goldberger."
  • "A tribute to the majestic beauty of the Brooklyn Bridge and to its father and son creators John and Washington Roebling."
  • "Part 1 details the building of the Bridge, the involvement of the Roebling family in its construction and the many engineering innovations and difficulties involved. Part 2 discusses the Brooklyn Bridge as a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture."
  • "Part 1 details the building of the Bridge, the involvement of the Roebling family in its construction and the many engineering innovations and difficulties involved. Part 2 discusses the Brooklyn Bridge as a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture."@en
  • "A history of the building and social impact of what was, at the time, the biggest bridge in the world. Rare archival material coupled with the voices of Paul Roebling (great-grandson of the builder of the bridge), Julie Harris, Arthur Miller, Kurt Vonnegut, David McCullough and others, weave the intricate story of the greatest engineering feat of the 19th century. Also explores the impact of the bridge as an inspiration for serious artists and as an icon of popular culture."@en
  • "A history of the building and social impact of what was, at the time, the biggest bridge in the world."
  • "Depicts the history of the building and social impact of what was, at the time, the biggest bridge in the world."
  • "Depicts the history of the building and social impact of what was, at the time, the biggest bridge in the world."@en
  • "This award-winning film by Ken Burns recaptures the drama, struggles, and personal tragedies behind the greatest of all achievements of America's industrial age, THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE. Largest bridge of the era, its construction entailed enormous problems and ingenious solutions. Witness the human heroics behind the bridge that seized America's imagination in the 1880s. Discover the enduring charm and beauty of a granite-and-steel masterpiece."@en

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  • "Nonfiction television programs"
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  • "Brooklyn Bridge"
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  • "Brooklyn Bridge [DVD]"
  • "The Brooklyn Bridge"
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  • "Brooklyn Bridge a film by Ken Burns"@en
  • "Brooklyn Bridge a film by Ken Burns"

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