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People/Characters: John Roebling

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April 1865: The Month That Saved America by Jay Winik
Big Bridge to Brooklyn: The Roebling Story by Frances Williams Browin
Brooklyn Bridge by Lynn Curlee
The Brooklyn Bridge: The Story of the World’s Most Famous Bridge and the Remarkable Family that Built It by Elizabeth Mann
The Brooklyn Bridge: They said it couldn't be built by Judith St. George
The builders of the bridge; the story of John Roebling and his son by D. B. Steinman
Early history of Saxonburg by Washington Augustus Roebling
Ellet and Roebling by Donald Sayenga
The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge by David McCullough
Master bridge builders; the story of the Roeblings by Kathryn E. Harrod
Niagara by Pierre Berton
Remembering Niagara: Tales from Beyond the Falls (American Chronicles) by Robert Kostoff
Roebling's Delaware & Hudson Canal aqueducts by Robert M. Vogel
Trenton in the Twentieth Century by James Kerney
Washington Roebling's Father: A Memoir of John A. Roebling by Washington Augustus Roebling

Character description

John Augustus Roebling (born Johann August Röbling, June 12, 1806 in Mühlhausen - July 22, 1869) was a German-born civil engineer famous for his wire rope suspension bridge designs, in particular, the design of the Brooklyn Bridge.

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