Review: The Bridge of San Luis Rey — Bob on Books

The Bridge of San Luis Rey, Thornton Wilder with Foreword by Russell Banks, Afterword by Tappan Wilder. New York: Harper Perennial, 2015 (originally published in 1927). Summary: A friar witnesses the collapse of a woven rope bridge with five people falling to their deaths and tries to discern some reason why, in God’s providence, each […]

Review: The Bridge of San Luis Rey — Bob on Books

📚 This bridge book review is actually a mystery novel looking at the collapse of a rope bridge spanning a high gorge. Unique about this mystery is the role of religion in the mix and the question of whether it was God’s plan or if someone plotted to kill the victims and if the second, why.

The man doing the review was the same one who did a series on Youngstown, Ohio and its bridges.

Enjoy. 😎

Turkey Opens Record – Breaking Bridge Between Europe And Asia — AMRAH

Istanbul – President Tayyip Erdogan opened a massive suspension bridge across Turkey’s Dardanelles Strait on Friday, the latest in a series of major infrastructure projects which he has prioritized during his two decades in power. Connecting Turkey’s European and Asian shores, the 1915 Canakkale Bridge was built by Turkish and South Korean firms with an […]

Turkey Opens Record – Breaking Bridge Between Europe And Asia — AMRAH

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It’s official! The longest suspension bridge in the world is now held by Turkey. Click on the link above to read more on the opening of the suspension bridge in the Dardenelles which is symbolic in so many ways. The Chronicles Newsflyer will also provide some details in its podcast this weekend.

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