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A vigorous life

John Winslow French

A vigorous life

the story of Fred F. French, builder of skyscrapers

by John Winslow French

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Published by Vantage Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • French, Fred F. 1883-1936.,
    • Industrialists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Construction industry -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Skyscrapers -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn W. French and Fred F. French.
      ContributionsFrench, Fred F. 1883-1936.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9715.U52 F68 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 254 p. :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1754820M
      ISBN 100533102847
      LC Control Number92090751
      OCLC/WorldCa30619577

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