WorldCat Identities

Wolf, Donald E. 1927-

Overview
Works: 6 works in 41 publications in 2 languages and 3,215 library holdings
Genres: History  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, htt, Editor
Classifications: HD9715.U54, 338.76240978
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald E Wolf
Crossing the Hudson : historic bridges and tunnels of the river by Donald E Wolf( )

13 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From hybrid, timber arch, and truss bridges on stone piers to long-span suspension and cantilevered bridges, railroad tunnels, and improvements in iron and steel technology, the construction feats that cross the Hudson represent technical elegance and physical beauty. Crossing the Hudson reveals their often multileveled stories - a history of where, why, when, and how these structures were built; the social, political, and commercial forces that influenced decisions to erect them; the personalities of the planners and builders; the unique connection between a builder and his bridge; and the design and construction techniques that turned mythical goals into structures of utility and beauty.-publisher description
Big dams and other dreams : the Six Companies story by Donald E Wolf( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Construction Company, also served as Franklin Roosevelt's chair of the Federal Reserve Board. Harry Morrison was head of the Morrison Knudsen Company, which dominated international construction in the mid-twentieth century. Charles Swigert and Philip Hart of Pacific Bridge, Felix Kahn of McDonald and Kahn, and the indomitable Charlie Shea all were original Six Companies partners, and each made invaluable contributions to American industry through massive construction
The physics of granular media by Haye Hinrichsen( )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and German and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Despite extensive empirical experience, there is both a scientific challenge and a technological need to develop an understanding of the mechanisms underlying the flow of grains. This new reference provides quick access to the current level of knowledge, containing review articles covering recent developments in the field of granular media from the viewpoints of applied, experimental, and theoretical physics. In short, a must-have for advanced researchers and specialists as well as a useful starting point for anyone entering this field."--Jacket
Turner's first century : a history of Turner Construction Company by Donald E Wolf( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Give me twenty nickels for a dollar by Cab Calloway( Recording )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sulfur trioxide reduction using hydrated lime injection by Donald E Wolf( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.03 for Crossing t ... to 0.73 for Sulfur tri ...)

Crossing the Hudson : historic bridges and tunnels of the river
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Big dams and other dreams : the Six Companies storyThe physics of granular media
Languages
English (39)

German (2)