On first looking down from Lions Gate Bridge
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On first looking down from Lions Gate Bridge by Andrew Suknaski

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Published by Sundog Press in Wood Mountain .
Written in English

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StatementAndrew Suknaski.
LC ClassificationsPS8587.U32 O55
The Physical Object
Pagination[4] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20862672M

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The Bridge of Lions was built in the mids as a way for automobiles to travel from St. Augustine on the mainland to Anastasia Island, where significant development was just getting underway. Developer D.P. Davis planned to use the same dredging techniques he'd used for his Davis Islands project in Tampa to drain the marshy swamp at the north end of Anastasia Island and develop a.   I just saw that replayed on tv. I live in Seattle so I’m familiar with the Lions Gate Bridge. It reminded me of the old Galloping Gurney. The first Tacoma Narrows Bridge which collapsed in a windstorm back in the 30s. Fortunately they knew something bad was going to happen by the way she was flopping around so everybody got out of there. Steven Pressfield’s expose of the Six Day War in June of , is written this way, from the point of view of the Israelis who fought it. (The Lion’s Gate: On the Front Line of the Six Day War, published by Sentinel, New York: ) Pressfield makes very clear from his introduction to dissuade Shliam’s narrowed view of collecting history:Cited by: 1. Also known as the First Narrows Bridge, the Lions Gate Bridge was built by the Guinness family – the Irish beer barons – to provide access to the north shore of the city. The Guinnesses had purchased 4, acres in what is now West Vancouver for $ an acre – and were busy developing it.