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The beautiful bridge of death

Gene Donner

The beautiful bridge of death

accounts of those who died, or nearly died, in falls from the Golden Gate Bridge

by Gene Donner

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Published by The author] in [San Francisco, Calif.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Suicide victims -- California -- San Francisco,
  • Suicide -- California -- San Francisco -- History,
  • Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gene Donner.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 122 leaves ;
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22958594M
    OCLC/WorldCa36928007

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    The Bridge to Terabithia Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. Patterson's book centers around the loneliness of the protagonist, Jess. In every sphere of his life he is the misunderstood, powerless. Bridge to Terabithia is a story about a boy named Jess, who befriends a new girl in town named Leslie. The two become fast friends and begin building an imaginary world, where Jess and Leslie can do and be anything that they dream%().

    Bridge to Terabithia is a fantasy movie. It was released in The director of the movie was Gábor was adapted for a movie by David L. Paterson and Jeff Stockwell. The movie is based on the Katherine Paterson novel of the same name. Walt Disney Pictures distributed the movie in the U.S.A. Bridge to Terabithia tells the story of two year-old neighbours, Jesse Based on: Bridge to Terabithia.   Yes death is real life but so is sex and terrorist and real torture and drugs and bad people. In my book any movie that has any of the above should be PG 13 and not marketed to kids. And I don’t care if she died in the book. This could have been a GREAT movie and would have been if she hadn’t had died!4/5.


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