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Tower Bridge to Babylon

Patricia Spencer-Silver

Tower Bridge to Babylon

the life and work of Sir John Jackson, civil engineer

by Patricia Spencer-Silver

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Published by Six Martlets Publishing for the Newcomen Society in Sudbury .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jackson, John, -- 1851-,
  • Civil engineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPatricia Spencer-Silver ; editor and technical contributor Jack Hall Stephens ; with a foreword by the Hon Sir William McAlpine.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsStephens, John H. 1925-, Newcomen Society (Great Britain)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21562759M
    ISBN 100954485610

    Like Sodom and Gomorrah, Babylon is about to be destroyed by God (Isaiah ). Throughout the chapter, Babylon is put on display as the epitome of religious idolatry that goes all the way back to the Tower of Babel as described in numerous Old Testament passages such as Jeremiah 44 and Ezekiel 8. Browse our books on Tower Bridge here. Highlights include the new hardcover to celebrate our th anniversary - Tower Bridge: History • Engineering • Design and also the award-winning children's book - The Tower Bridge Cat.

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    The Tower of Babel 3 And they said to one another, “Come, let us make bricks and bake them thoroughly.” So they used brick instead of stone, and tar instead of mortar. 4 “Come,” they said, “let us build for ourselves a city with a tower that reaches to the heavens, that we may make a name for ourselves and not be scattered over the face of the whole earth.” 5 Then the LORD . It was called the tower of Babylon or the tower of Babel. I suspect that Mystery Babylon will also build a tall tower. A certain city has built a modern tower of Babylon! Today the world’s tallest tower is located in Dubai; the height of the Burj Dubai (Arabic for Dubai Tower.


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