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5 edition of Empire State Building found in the catalog.

Empire State Building

Kate Riggs

Empire State Building

by Kate Riggs

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Creative Education in Mankato, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.) -- Juvenile literature,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Kate Riggs.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesNow that"s big!
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF128.8.E46 R54 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16365459M
    ISBN 109781583417034
    LC Control Number2007052339

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Welcome to the world-famous Empire State Building. Located in the center of Midtown Manhattan, our 86th and nd floor observatories provide unforgettable ° views of New York City and beyond. Whether you’re in town for a week or a day, no visit to NYC is complete without experiencing the top of the Empire State Building.

Empire State Building: When New York Reached for the Skies (Wonders of the World Book) by Elizabeth Mann, Alan Witschonke, et al. Only 15 left in stock (more on the way). Only 10 left in stock (more on the way).

The Empire State Building has been a hallmark of the New York City skyline since its completion in This book will fascinate students with information about the building's construction and history.

We recommend Building the Empire State by Carol Willis and Empire: A Tale of Obsession, Betrayal, and the Battle for an American Icon by Mitchell Pacelle. Also, buy our official souvenir book in the gift shop or online, filled with information and exclusive photos.

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It is located in Midtown, Manhattan. This skyscraper is an iconic symbol of the city, having been featured in over 90 popular movies (as of ) throughout film history.

Empire State Building, steel-framed skyscraper rising stories that was completed in New York City in and was the tallest building in the world until Its height is 1, feet ( meters), not including a television antenna mast. It is located in midtown Manhattan, on Fifth Avenue at 34th Street. Jun 26,  · Ever since it was built, the Empire State Building has captured the attention of young and old alike.

Every year, millions of tourists flock to the Empire State Building to get a glimpse from its 86th and nd-floor observatories. The image of the Empire State Building has appeared in hundreds of ads and movies.

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Expect longer lines for tickets, security, and the elevators on weekends, holidays, and just before sunset.