Golden Gate Bridge: History and Design of an Icon

Golden Gate Bridge: History and Design of an Icon

Donald MacDonald


9 million humans stopover at the Golden Gate Bridge every year, but what percentage be aware of why it truly is painted that lovely colour of"international orange"? Or that old Mayan and artwork Deco structures inspired the layout? present bridge architectDonald MacDonald solutions those questions and others in a pleasant, informative examine the bridge's engineering and 70-year heritage. This obtainable account is observed through 70 of MacDonald's personal captivating colour illustrations, making it effortless to appreciate how the bridge was once designed and developed. a desirable research for these attracted to structure, layout, or somebody with a tender spot for San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge is a becoming tribute to this undying icon.

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