Nearest thing to heaven the Empire State Building and American dreams

Title Nearest thing to heaven the Empire State Building and American dreams
Names Kingwell, Mark.
Book Number DB067062
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Philosophy professor and Harper's contributing editor reflects on New York City's Empire State Building, which, once completed in 1931, stood as the world's tallest building for four decades. Discusses its conceptualization and construction; its representation in art, film, and literature; and its importance as an architectural and cultural icon. 2006.
Narrator Johnson, Peter.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Arts & Architecture - ART
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject New York (N.Y.) - Buildings, structures, etc
Call Number 974.71 ANF
Language English
Released 2006
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2006 (American Foundation for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2006. 030010622X
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