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The Resource Eiffel's tower : the thrilling story behind Paris's beloved monument and the extraordinary World's Fair that introduced it, Jill Jonnes

Eiffel's tower : the thrilling story behind Paris's beloved monument and the extraordinary World's Fair that introduced it, Jill Jonnes

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Eiffel's tower : the thrilling story behind Paris's beloved monument and the extraordinary World's Fair that introduced it
Title
Eiffel's tower
Title remainder
the thrilling story behind Paris's beloved monument and the extraordinary World's Fair that introduced it
Statement of responsibility
Jill Jonnes
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a compelling account of the Eiffel Tower's creation and a superb portrait of Belle Epoque France. As Gustave Eiffel held court that summer atop his one-thousand-foot tower, a remarkable host of artists and personalities--Buffalo Bill, Annie Oakley, Gauguin, Whistler, and Edison--traveled to Paris and the Exposition Universelle (1889 World's Fair) to mingle and make their mark
Biography type
contains biographical information
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1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jonnes, Jill
Dewey number
907.4/44361
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eiffel, Gustave
  • Exposition universelle de 1889
  • Tour Eiffel (Paris, France)
Label
Eiffel's tower : the thrilling story behind Paris's beloved monument and the extraordinary World's Fair that introduced it, Jill Jonnes
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317-339]) and index
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9780143117292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Eiffel's tower : the thrilling story behind Paris's beloved monument and the extraordinary World's Fair that introduced it, Jill Jonnes
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317-339]) and index
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9780143117292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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