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The Empire State Building 
 
  
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Paperback 
104 pages 
Prestel USA 
Published 2001 
  
From School Library Journal 
  
Grade 3-8?A look at the famous skyscraper from conception through construction to renovation, with interesting sidebars on such trivia as its place in films. The structure was an engineering and construction feat as revealed in this well-written and well-researched historical account. Original black-and-white photographs of the building as it was built and full-color photographs of it today enhance the text. A valuable source for information on this American landmark.?Pamela K. Bomboy, Chesterfield County Public Schools, VA 
  
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Margaret Bourke-White and Lewis W. Hine were both imaginative, disciplined, and successful photographers in an era when the medium was finely positioned as an art form. Both these volumes also give visual evidence of their recording of time and place through personal courage. Bourke-White is famous for her daring vantage points, confirmed by the shot of her perched on one of the aluminum eagles high atop the Chrysler Building in New York as she photographed its streamlined details. Hine likewise... read more --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.  
  
 
  
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Lewis W. Hine's famous photographs document the construction of the Empire State Building, the world's tallest building at that time. In the brilliant black-and-white photographs collected in this volume, Hine pays tribute to the human spirit by dramatically contrasting the workers with the mammoth scale of the structure.
 
  
 
  

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Karl Steinorth (Editor); Anthony Bannon; Marianne Fulton (Editor); & International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House
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Alan Trachtenberg; Walter Rosenblum; & Naomi Rosenblum
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