Good Guys, Wise Guys, and Putting Up Buildings
Good Guys, Wise Guys, and Putting Up Buildings Starting in the Navy Seabees at the end of WWII, the author made his way as a general contractor in New York City through the period of explosive development, private exuberance and the historic growth of publicly supported housing. His storied career brought him into contact with a variety of personalities. This book tells his story. Full description
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Good Guys, Wiseguys, and Putting Up Buildings is an engaging memoir about one man's career in construction--rising to the top of an industry renowned for crime, corruption, violenc..
ISBN 10 : 9780312641672
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A respective industry veteran whose career spanned the latter half of the 20th century traces his experiences during the period's explosive developmental growth during the rise of ..
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ISBN 13 : 0312141041
Describes how engineers think and feel about their work, and argues that engineering is a response to creative impulses..
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The book chronicles the impressive growth of a company that has persevered, adapted, and thrived for more than a century...
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER PULITZER PRIZE WINNER National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist A New York Times Notable Book One of the Best Books of the Year The Boston Globe, The Christia..
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If you want to be muscular, lean, and strong as quickly as possible without steroids, good genetics, or wasting ridiculous amounts of time in the gym and money on supplements...the..
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Originally published: New York: Ballantine Books, 1953...