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The Great Bridge Study Questions & Topics for Discussion

David McCullough
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Topics for Discussion

Which Roebling is most responsible for the success of the Great Bridge? Why?

How do John A. Roebling's mystical beliefs affect the Great Bridge?

What Civil War event most affects Washington Roebling?

How might things have been different if Washington Roebling had not gotten the bends?

What most inspires Brooklynites about the Great Bridge?

How does Boss Tweed affect the Great Bridge?

Why is the New York Bridge Company charter so liable to corruption?

Why is the Brooklyn Bridge so iconic in American life?

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This section contains 77 words
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